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Strokes: 4
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On:
シャク
shaku
Kun:
ものさし、さし、わず.か
monosashi, sashi, wazu.ka
Meaning:
shaku, Japanese foot, measure, scale, rule
Grade: 6
JLPT: 1
Phonetic: (シャク、タク)
In names: せき seki
Shape: idc
Elements:
Categories: N1 (JLPT)

Examples

一尺
いっしゃく
isshaku
one shaku, approx. 30 cm
尺八
しゃくはち
shakuhachi
bamboo flute, fellatio
尺度
しゃくど
shakudo
linear measure, scale
巻き尺
まきじゃく
makijaku
measure
縮尺
しゅくしゃく
shukushaku
reduced scale

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): cheog
Pinyin: chi3, che3
Vietnam: Xích

Codepoints

Big-5: A4 D8
Decimal: 23610
Hex: 5C3A
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-28-60
Unicode UTF-16: 5C3A
Unicode UTF-8: E5 B0 BA

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 895
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 884
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 1781
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 1842
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 1227
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 96
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 2071
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 1895
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 2146
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 2896
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 762
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 521
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 4248
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 1079
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 4, page 0126): 7632
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 3440
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 1070
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 1151
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 1377
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 1404
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 830
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