Languages › Japanese How to Pronounce Hiragana - Japanese Hiragana With Audio Files Share Flipboard Email Print Don Mason / Getty Images Japanese Essential Japanese Vocabulary History & Culture Japanese Grammar by Namiko Abe Namiko Abe is a Japanese language teacher and translator, as well as a Japanese calligraphy expert. She has been a freelance writer for nearly 20 years. Updated February 04, 2019 To learn Hiragana pronunciation, the following tables contains the 46 basic sounds found in Japanese. Click the link to listen the pronunciation of each hiragana character. If you want to learn more about Hiragana, have a look at our lessons, which will teach you each character and the correct stroke order. Learning the stroke order is a great way to remember how to draw each character. あ (a) い (i) う (u) え (e) お (o) か (ka) き (ki) く (ku) け (ke) こ (ko) さ (sa) し (shi) す (su) せ (se) そ (so) た (ta) ち (chi) つ (tsu) て (te) と (to) な (na) に (ni) ぬ (nu) ね (ne) の (no) は (ha) ひ (hi) ふ (fu) へ (he) ほ (ho) ま (ma) み (mi) む (mu) め (me) も (mo) や (ya) ゆ (yu) よ (yo) ら (ra) り (ri) る (ru) れ (re) ろ (ro) わ (wa) を (o) ん (n) Continue Reading Learn Japanese with Audio Files Japanese Lessons: Grammar, Vocabulary, Culture Hiragana Lessons - How to write hiragana "ta" Flawlessly Write あ、い、う、え、お in Hiragana With This Stroke Guide Be Able to Write は、ひ、ふ、へ、ほ With These Helpful Stroke-by-Stroke Guides How to Write Hiragana "Wa" What Strokes Do You Make to Write か、き、く、け、こ? Japanese Greetings and Parting Phrases How to Talk About Your Family in Japanese What Does Matte Mean in Japanese? What Does the Japanese Word Konbanwa Mean? Learn the Japanese Phrase 'Ki o Tsukete' Beginner's Guide to Kanji, Hiragana and Katakana Japanese Writing This Is How to Say Thank You in Japanese Master These 100 Common Kanji Characters to Write Japanese What Does Konnichiwa Mean in Japanese?