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Character U+3070, ば
Name HIRAGANA LETTER BA
Block Hiragana
Composition (U+306F) +
(U+3099)
[U+306F] [U+3071]

Japanese[edit]

Stroke order
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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Syllable[edit]

‎(romaji ba)

  1. The hiragana syllable ‎(ba). Its equivalent in katakana is ‎(ba).
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Counter[edit]

‎(romaji -ba)

  1. : sections of a play

Particle[edit]

‎(romaji ba)

  1. suffixed to a verb, indicating the subjunctive or supposition