Learning Japanese Hiragana Letter り

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Hiragana Tutorial Series

Learning Hiragana Japanese Letter

Another hiragana letter in Japanese alphabetic system is . It is consists of two strokes as it is described below.

Hiragana Form

Hiragana Letter’s Stroke Step





Basic Information


Number of Strokes


Word Example



       1.       りんご(ringo)

       2.       りかい(rikai)

       3.       りっぱ(rippa)

       4.       りこう(rikou)

       5.       りす(risu)

       6.       りつ(ritsu)

       7.       りこん(rikon)

       8.       りし(rishi)

       9.       りんじん(rinjin)

1. apple.

2.  understanding,comprehension.

3.  splendid (an), fine (an), handsome, elegant.

4.clever (an).


6.rate (suf), ratio, proportion, percentage.


8.interest (bank).

9. neighbour, neighbourhood .

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