|Kanji in this term|
- (Tokyo) か な[kàtákáꜜnà] (Nakadaka – )
- (Tokyo) か かな[kàtáꜜkànà] (Nakadaka – )
- IPA(key): [ka̠ta̠ka̠na̠]
- A set of Japanese syllabary characters, secondary to hiragana, derived from portions of Chinese characters whose sounds approximate the Japanese sound being represented. Katakana is mostly used for transliteration from Western languages.