はんだくてん

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Noun[edit]

はんだくてん (rōmaji handakuten)

  1. 半濁点: a diacritical mark, such as on , used to:
    1. derive the kana for a mora onsetted with /p/ from the kana for a mora onsetted with /h/
    2. orthographically phonetically denote [ŋ], a realization of /ɡ/ especially occurring word-medially, instead of the standard dakuten , chiefly in pronunciation dictionaries