Hinaya Nurune (ひなやぬる音) is a CVVC Japanese voicebank for the UTAU program.  


On January 7, 2017, the first version of Hinaya was released.  He was a monopitch CV Japanese bank.  This bank had many issues, ranging from samples being too loud and muffled, making Hinaya barely understandable.  This bank is now retired and has ceased distribution.

On August 24, 2019, a new version of Hinaya was released, another CV bank.  While this bank was somewhat of an improvement, the bank had hard consonants, muffled recordings, and a subpar oto.  This bank is now retired and has ceased distribution.

On November 23, 2019, Hinaya was updated to his current bank.  He is now a triptich CVVC Japanese bank.  His tone is much clearer and he is easier to understand.

On September 9, 2020, an update fixing Hinaya's oto issues was released.


Hinaya was born to an angel father and a demon mother.  While his parents are outgoing and boisterous, Hinaya has always been reserved and not emotive.  He was raised in a wealthy household, but was taught to be humble, and thus became generous and polite.  Hinaya requested to venture into the human world,  and although his parents were more than happy to supply him with money, he decided to work at a maid cafe to earn his own money.  He has met many people, and talks to his parents frequently about the encounters he has with others.  He has had many romantic partners that he treats well, and has a good group of close friends.  He spends his time either working or exploring the world of humans.  He loves Lolita fashion (which often means he crossdresses) and collecting human vintage items.  His favorite of these in his collection is a ceramic, jeweled elephant.  Hinaya often gets mistaken for being a girl due to his appearance and how he dresses, but he doesn't mind correcting others when they make the wrong assumption.

Likes: Candy, tea, sleeping, giving gifts, Lolita fashion, vintage movies and items

Dislikes: Bad weather, loud alarms, bitter things, being touched without permission, rudeness, intolerance


  • ぬる音 - Nurune; "Unexpected sound"
  • ひなや - Hinaya; "Doll"


  • Horn color - Black, horns are small and pointed
  • Hair color - Light blond
  • Eye color - Red
  • Outfit - Hinaya wears mostly Lolita fashion, his main outfit is a white ruffled shirt underneath a black dress with straps, white stockings, and black lolita pumps. He can wear anything if it's called for.
  • Body build: Short and very thin. Fair skin.
  • Two small white wings.


Product Information

Product Information
  Genre: Soft songs, pop  Tempo: Any  Range: D3~G5
Input: CVVC romaji encoded, hiragana aliases, some English extras

System: Microsoft Windows

Package details as noted:


  • Hinaya's voicebank uses a custom CVVC Japanese reclist with custom English extras.
  • Hinaya is triptich, recorded at A3, D4, and B4.
  • Hinaya's range is D3~G5
  • Hinaya has three standalone breaths and all vowel end breaths.
Vocal traits as noted:
  • Hinaya has a soft tone for all pitches.
  • He has a mezzo-soprano range.
Software issues as noted:
  • Below are noted issues with Hinaya

Hinaya CVVC

  • Hinaya's tone is soft, and isn't ideal for songs where a powerful, shouting voice is required.
Voicebank sample
  • Hinaya CVVC

Rendered with fresamp!

Additional information


Hinaya's voicebank is and will always be free for usage in the UTAU program.

Potential official merch will be coming, and will be available on GraySlate's Redbubble.


  • Hinaya is a hybrid demon and angel.
  • Hinaya has two small wings that can carry him short distances if he flies.
  • Hinaya is barely emotive on the outside, but strongly cares for others on the inside.
  • Hinaya is friends with GraySlate's other UTAUs Ichirou, René, and Müll.
  • Hinaya likes to give gifts, especially chocolate or other sweets.
  • Hinaya has had two past banks that are now retired.


It's unsure how many people have used Hinaya, but it's hoped that more people use him.


Hinaya's bank is in zip format.

Hinaya's up-to-date voicebank can be downloaded here:






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