shaku

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

A romanization of Japanese (shaku).

Noun[edit]

shaku (uncountable)

  1. The Japanese foot, a traditional Japanese unit of length equal to 10 sun or 1/10 of a now standardized as equal to 10/33 of a meter.

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References[edit]

  • 2003 March 24, M.W. De Visser, Dragon in China and Japan, ISBN 978-0766158399:
  • 1989 March 24, Heino Engel, Measure and Construction of the Japanese House, ISBN 978-0804814928:
  • 1997 March 24, Norma Field, From My Grandmother's Bedside: Sketches of Postwar Tokyo, ISBN 978-0520208445:
  • 2002 March 24, David Jackson, Japanese Cabinetry: The Art & Craft of Tansu, ISBN 978-1586851132:
  • 2006 March 24, Hatsumi Masaaki, Japanese Sword Fighting: Secrets of the Samurai, ISBN 978-4770021984:
  • 2005 March 24, Katherine Mezur, Beautiful Boys/Outlaw Bodies: Devising Kabuki Female-Likeness, ISBN 978-1403967121:
  • 2004 March 24, D.E. Tarver, The Book of Five Rings: Miyamoto Musashi, ISBN 978-0595301249:
  • 2006 March 24, Post Wheeler, The Sacred Scriptures of The Japanese, ISBN 978-1425487874:

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Romanization[edit]

shaku

  1. rōmaji reading of しゃく