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EtymologyEdit

The character with a handakuten

PronunciationEdit

SyllableEdit

ラ゚ (romaji la)

  1. (nonstandard, linguistics) The katakana syllable ラ゚ (la). Its equivalent in hiragana is ら゚ (la)

Usage notesEdit

[l] is an allophonic variation of /r/ in Japanese. This character is not used in standard Japanese, but instead for distinction between the two allophonic variations by Japanese linguists.

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