To (kana)

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to
Hiragana Katakana
Japanese Hiragana kyokashotai TO.png Japanese Katakana TO.png
Transliteration to
 with dakuten do
Hiragana origin
Katakana origin
Spelling kana 東京のト
(Tōkyō no "to")
Morse code ・・-・・
Braille ⠞
Unicode U+3068, U+30C8
Semaphore
Japanese Semaphore Basic Stroke 2.svgJapanese Semaphore Basic Stroke 5.svg
kana gojūon
wa ra ya ma ha na ta sa ka a
wi ri mi hi ni chi shi ki i
n ru yu mu fu nu tsu su ku u
we re me he ne te se ke e
wo ro yo mo ho no to so ko o

, in hiragana, or in katakana, is one of the Japanese kana, each of which represents one mora. Both represent the sound [to], and when written with dakuten represent the sound [do]. In the Ainu language, the katakana ト can be written with a handakuten (which can be entered in a computer as either one character (ト゚) or two combined characters (ト゜) to represent the sound [tu], and is interchangeable with the katakana ツ゚.

Form Rōmaji Hiragana Katakana
Normal t-
(た行 ta-gyō)
to
tou
too
, toh
とう, (とぅ)
とお, とぉ
とー
トウ, (トゥ)
トオ, トォ
トー
Addition dakuten d-
(だ行 da-gyō)
do
dou
doo
, doh
どう, (どぅ)
どお, どぉ
どー
ドウ, (ドゥ)
ドオ, ドォ
ドー
Other additional forms
Form A (tw-)
Romaji Hiragana Katakana
twa とぁ トァ
twi とぃ トィ
tu, twu とぅ トゥ
twe とぇ トェ
(two) (とぉ) (トォ)
Form B (dw-)
Romaji Hiragana Katakana
dwa どぁ ドァ
dwi どぃ ドィ
du, dwu どぅ ドゥ
dwe どぇ ドェ
(dwo) (どぉ) (ドォ)

Stroke order[edit]

Stroke order in writing と
Stroke order in writing ト

The Katakana To is made from two strokes:

1. A vertical stroke on in the center;
2. A line pointing downwards towards the right.

Other representations[edit]

Character
Unicode name HIRAGANA LETTER TO KATAKANA LETTER TO HALFWIDTH KATAKANA LETTER TO KATAKANA LETTER SMALL TO HIRAGANA LETTER DO KATAKANA LETTER DO
Encodings decimal hex decimal hex decimal hex decimal hex decimal hex decimal hex
Unicode 12392 U+3068 12488 U+30C8 65412 U+FF84 12787 U+31F3 12393 U+3069 12489 U+30C9
UTF-8 227 129 168 E3 81 A8 227 131 136 E3 83 88 239 190 132 EF BE 84 227 135 179 E3 87 B3 227 129 169 E3 81 A9 227 131 137 E3 83 89
Numeric character reference と と ト ト ト ト ㇳ ㇳ ど ど ド ド
Shift JIS 130 198 82 C6 131 103 83 67 196 C4 130 199 82 C7 131 104 83 68
と / ト in Japanese Braille
と / ト
to
ど / ド
do
とう / トー
/tou
どう / ドー
/dou
Other kana based on Braille
ちょ / チョ
cho
ぢょ / ヂョ
jo/dyo
ちょう / チョー
chō
ぢょう / ヂョー
/dyō
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