See also: , ろ゚, and Ӡ

U+308D, ろ


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Etymology 1 edit

Derived in the Heian period from writing the man'yōgana kanji in the cursive sōsho style.

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  1. The hiragana syllable (ro). Its equivalent in katakana is (ro). It is the forty-third syllable in the gojūon order; its position is (ra-gyō o-dan, row ra, section o).
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Etymology 2 edit

Noun edit


  1. : furnace, kiln

Suffix edit


  1. (endearing) denotes endearment
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