Learn Hiragana ro ろ. It's pronounced like the word “row”.
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Learn Hiragana ro ろ

ろ is pronounced like the word “row”.

The Hiragana ろ is made with 1 stroke.

Not to be mixed up with る.

The katakana counterpart to ろ is ロ

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How to write Hiragana ro ろ

Start from the top horizontally going right, then cut back diagonally down until slightly past the stroke’s starting point.

From here, retrace the line slightly up and then curve out and down from it, looping around in a horseshoe shape.

Word samples using Hiragana ro ろ

Hiragana JapaneseEnglish meaning
ろうどうRōdōManual labor

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