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[あた()]
ata
noun, noun, used as a suffix, counter

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English Meaning(s) for 咫

noun, noun, used as a suffix, counter
  1. distance between outstretched thumb and middle finger (approx. 18 cm)

Definition and Synonyms for 咫

Measure measuring instrument having a sequence of marks at regular intervals
Synonyms: メジャー, , 定規, , 尺度, 物指
Rule measuring stick consisting of a strip of wood or metal or plastic with a straight edge that is used for drawing straight lines and measuring lengths
Synonyms: ルーラー, , 定規, , 物指, 規矩
Graduated Table an ordered reference standard
Synonyms: , , 尺度, 物指, 規矩
Measure used as a reference in making measurements
Synonyms: メジャー, , 定規, , 尺度, 物指

Meanings for each kanji in 咫

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Categories 咫 is a member of

Measuring Device instrument that shows the extent or amount or quantity or degree of something
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Measure measuring instrument having a sequence of marks at regular intervals
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Measure a basis for comparison
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 咫

Sample Sentences for 咫

Tom called me yesterday at nine in the morning.
I owe what I am solely to both my parents.
So far as I know, there is no such word.
"I rather like heights. You know, in my last life I must have been ... an aeroplane?" "Usually that would be 'bird' there."
Wow, this brings back memories. This is a picture of when I was five years old.

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