Learn Hiragana ho ほ. It's pronounced like the “ ho” in the word “hope”.
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Learn Hiragana ho ほ

ほ is pronounced like the “ ho” in the word “hope”.

The Hiragana ほ is made with 4 strokes.

It’s like は with an extra line on top.

The katakana counterpart to ほ is ホ.

Mnemonics to remember Hiragana ho ほ

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How to write Hiragana ho ほ

Start with the left vertical line, slightly curved. Follow with the top straight horizontal line.

Then another close below. Intersect these lines with another vertical stroke, and finish it with a full loop with a tail at it’s base.

Word samples using Hiragana ho ほ

Hiragana JapaneseEnglish meaning
ほんだなHondanaBookshelves
ほうりつHōritsuLaw
ほんやくHonyakuTranslation
ほうこうHōkōDirection
ほうせきHōsekiGem

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