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Japanese Hiragana
Lesson 1: Hiragana vowels

Japanese has just five vowels, of which you can see the hiragana characters below. Underneath the characters, you can see a representation of their sounds in romaji, the roman alphabet.

a i u e o

If you think you can't memorize them, don't worry. Just click the big button below and you will learn and memorize which hiragana vowels correspond to which sounds.

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