And NORSE CONTENT! OP: "very basic comparison between Icelandic, Danish, Norwegian, Swedish, & Finnish languages from the Stand Still. Stay Silent webcomic (which is set in a post-apocalyptic Scandinavia)" (with cats.
Unlike kanji, hiragana is a phonetic alphabet, which means that each symbol represents one sound only. Hiragana is used to write the grammatical parts of words and sentences, and words which don't have a kanji