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Character  ぼ 
Unicode name HIRAGANA LETTER BO
Unicode block Hiragana
Codepoint U+307C

Japanese[edit]

Stroke order
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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

The hiragana character (ho) with a dakuten ().

Syllable[edit]

(Hepburn romanization bo)

  1. The hiragana syllable (bo), whose equivalent in katakana is (bo).
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Etymology 2[edit]

Reading for various kanji.

Noun[edit]

(romaji bo)

  1. : the fifth day of the traditional Chinese ten-day cycle
  2. : a grave, especially one belonging to the extended imperial family
  3. 簿: a notebook, a ledger
  4. : a male animal