く゚

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Japanese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

The character with a handakuten.

Pronunciation[edit]

Syllable[edit]

く゚ (romaji ngu)

  1. (nonstandard, linguistics) The hiragana syllable く゚ (ngu). Its equivalent in katakana is ク゚ (ngu).

Usage notes[edit]

[ŋ] is an allophonic variation of /ɡ/ in Japanese; this phenomenon is known as 鼻濁音 (bidakuon, nasal voiced sound). This character is not used in standard Japanese, but instead for distinction between the two allophonic variations by Japanese linguists.

See also[edit]

The Hiragana script
か゚ さ゚ ら゚ わ゙
き゚ 𛀆 り゚ 𛅐ゐ゙
く゚ つ゚ る゚ 𛄟
け゚ せ゚ 𛀁 れ゚ 𛅑ゑ゙
こ゚ と゚ ろ゚ 𛅒を゙
Additional symbols