Character U+309B, ゛
Name KATAKANA-HIRAGANA VOICED SOUND MARK
Block Hiragana
[U+309A] [U+309C]

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JapaneseEdit

Diacritical markEdit

  1. The dakuten, which indicates voicing (i.e. ka with a dakuten is pronounced as ga). It is also sometimes colloquially used to indicate a strained or shouting vocalization.

Usage notesEdit

  • When used to indicate strained vocalization, a kana can receive only one dakuten regardless of usual voicing.

See alsoEdit

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