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Character  み 
Unicode name HIRAGANA LETTER MI
Codepoint U+307F

Japanese[edit]

Stroke order
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Etymology[edit]

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

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Syllable[edit]

(Hepburn romanization mi)

  1. The hiragana syllable (mi), whose equivalent in katakana is (mi). It is the thirty-second syllable of the gojūon order, and its position in gojūon tables is (MA-gyō, I-dan; “row MA, section I”).

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