hyuuman means "Human" in English.
It's a katakanization, a loan-word.

hyuuman in katakana is ヒューマン.
hyuuman is not usually written with hiragana.
hyuuman does not have kanji.
Romaji hyuu ma n
Katakana ヒュ

Orthography Notes

  • ヒュ is a compound kana representing a single syllable with multiple characters.
  • ヒュー contains a long dash called the prolonged sound mark which makes the vowel of the syllable longer. Because of this, this word may also be romanized as hyūman.


ningen 人間.