Learning Japanese Hiragana Letter あ

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Learning Japanese Hiragana Letter あ

The first hiragana letter in Japanese alphabetic system is . It is consists of three strokes as it is described below.

Hiragana Form

Hiragana Letter’s Stroke Steps

Japanese Hiragana Letter あ Second Stroke

Basic Information


Number of Strokes


Word Example



1.       あめ(ame )

2.       あに(ani)

3.       あね(ane)

4.       あかい(akai)

5.       あおい(aoi)

6.       あつい(atsui)

1. Rain

2. Older brother

3. Older sister

4. Red

5. Blue

6. Hot



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