尺牘

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Chinese[edit]

 
a Chinese foot (M); one-third of a meter; a ruler; a note musical note on traditional Chinese scale
documents
trad. (尺牘)
simp. (尺牍)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

尺牘

  1. wooden strips one chi ( (chǐ)) long used for writing
  2. letter; epistle

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 6 Hyōgaiji

Noun[edit]

尺牘 (hiragana せきとく, rōmaji sekitoku)

  1. a wooden block one seki in length and height used for writing
  2. a letter or document; typically composed in kanbun

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

尺牘 (hiragana しゃくどく, rōmaji shakudoku)

  1. a wooden block one seki in length and height used for writing
  2. a letter or document; typically composed in kanbun