Learn Hiragana to と. It's pronounced like the word “toe”.
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Learn Hiragana to と

と is pronounced like the word “toe”.

The Hiragana と is made with 2 strokes.

とis a connecting particle meaning “and”. The particle is also used in marking speech and thought.

Example: わたしはにくとサラダをたべました。 Watashi wa niku to sarada o tabemashita. I ate meat and salad.

The katakana counterpart to と is ト. They both have 2 strokes.

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How to write Hiragana to と

The Hiragana と is made with 2 strokes. Start with a short vertical line. Follow with a long curving line connecting at the base of the previous line.

Word samples using Hiragana to と

Hiragana JapaneseEnglish meaning
としToshiYear
とけいTokeiClock
としょかんToshokanLibrary
とくべつTokubetsuSpecial
ときTokiTime

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