Lexis Rex Home

Lexis Rex - Japanese

The Japanese Hiragana Syllabary

This page shows the Japanese Hiragana, how to pronounce the letter individually, and how the letter sounds within words. The best way to learn the Hiragana is:
  • Review the Hiragana and their sounds on this page.
  • Click on Flash Cards to play Multiple Choice, Flash Cards and Test to learn the letters off by heart.
  • To really sharpen your ear to the sounds of Hiragana, click on the Spelling button below to learn how to spell using Hiragana based on the sounds in the word. Don't worry about not knowing the meaning of the words yet, to learn those you can click on the Vocabulary Sets menu item.


Letter Romaji PronounceExample
aかちゃん 
しのゆび 
iほうた 
きゅうじゅうち 
uもくよび 
りょし 
eる 
つく 
oんがくか 
やゆび 
kaらだ 
しゃしん 
kiゅうじゅうよん 
 
kuがつ 
けんちか 
ke 
ぶとん 
koん 
うぐ 
saんじゅうきゅう 
んじゅうろく 
shiなが 
んすい 
suいか 
わる 
seい 
んざい 
soかみり 
ほうれんう 
taぎ 
 
chiがつ 
がつ 
tsuばずづえ 
せんたくし 
teもの 
 
toえんつ 
このこ 
naじゅう 
じゅうろく 
niんじん 
じゅうきゅう 
nu 
ne 
こ 
noみも 
おとここ 
haちじゅうに 
ななじゅうち 
hiけしょうん 
しょくんざっか 
fuようくだんす 
 
heいし 
いげん 
hoおうだんどう 
えむ 
maたつき 
くらカバー 
miどり 
ぞ 
muすこ 
うでをく 
meかんづ 
 
moくだの 
たての 
yaつめすり 
さい 
yuびわ 
きゅうき 
yoたいう 
んじゅうきゅう 
raはぶし 
まく 
riょう 
つめやす 
ru 
くしゃみをす 
reいとうこ 
せっけんい 
roごじゅうく 
く 
wa 
ちゃん 
o/woくしゃみする 
ゆびさす 
nようび 
ろめひょうじ 



Learn
Flash CardsSpelling



Japanese Main Menu
Games and Exercises
More Languages