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What does it mean when you have a little circle above a Hiragana character?

For learning: Japanese
Base language: English
Category: Language

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    Do you mean like this one: ぱ ?
    This changes the sound of the syllables form pure to impure:
    は/ha/->ば/pa/ ひ/hi/->ぴ/pi/; ふ/hu or fu/->ぷ/pu/; へ/he/->ぺ/pe/; ほ/ho/->ぽ/po/

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