Me (kana)

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me
Hiragana Katakana
Japanese Hiragana kyokashotai ME.png Japanese Katakana ME.png
Transliteration me
Hiragana origin
Katakana origin
Braille ⠿
Unicode U+3081, U+30E1
Semaphore
Japanese Semaphore Basic Stroke 3.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 versions are written in two strokes and represent [me].

Form Rōmaji Hiragana Katakana
Normal m-
(ま行 ma-gyō)
me
mei
mee
めい, めぃ
めえ, めぇ
めー
メイ, メィ
メエ, メェ
メー

Stroke order[edit]

Stroke order in writing め
Stroke order in writing メ

Other Representations[edit]

Character
Unicode name HIRAGANA LETTER ME KATAKANA LETTER ME HALFWIDTH KATAKANA LETTER ME
Encodings decimal hex decimal hex decimal hex
Unicode 12417 U+3081 12513 U+30E1 65426 U+FF92
UTF-8 227 130 129 E3 82 81 227 131 161 E3 83 A1 239 190 146 EF BE 92
Numeric character reference め め メ メ メ メ
Shift JIS 130 223 82 DF 131 129 83 81 210 D2
め / メ in Japanese Braille
め / メ
me
めい / メー
/mei
⠿ (braille pattern dots-123456) ⠿ (braille pattern dots-123456) ⠒ (braille pattern dots-25)