Japanese vocabulary on units of measurement

Japanese vocabulary on units of measurement

Japanese vocabulary on units of measurement. Hi everyone, in this post, Learn Japanese Daily will introduce to you the Japanese vocabulary list by theme: unitss of measurement.

Japanese vocabulary on units of measurement

Units of length

メートル : meter

キロメートル : kilometer

センチメートル : centimeter

ミリメートル : millimeter

Old Japanese units :

1 Rin (厘) = .0303 cm
1 Sun (寸) = 3.03 cm
1 Ata (咫) = 18 cm
1 Shaku (尺) = 30.3 cm
1 Ken (間) = 1.8182 m
1 Jou (丈) = 3.03 m
1 Chou (町) = 109.9 m
1 Ri (里) = 3,927 m
1 Traditional Ri (里) = 654.6 m
1 Shaku (尺) = 10 sun (寸)
1 Jou (丈) = 10 shaku (尺)
1 Ken (間) = 6 shaku (尺)
1 Chou (町) = 60 ken (間)
1 Ri (里) = 36 chou (町)[1]
1 Traditional Ri (里) = 6 chou (町)

Units of area

平方メートル : square meter

平方キロメートル : square kilometer

平方ミリメートル : square millimeter

Old Japanese units :

1 Gou (合) = 33cm2
1 Bu (歩) = 1 Tsubo (坪) = 3.306m2
1 Se (畝) = 99.17m2
1 Tan (反・段) = 991.7m2
1 Chou (町) = 9.917km2
1 Bu (歩) = 1 tsubo (坪) = 10 gou (合)
1 Se (畝) = 30 bu (歩) = 30 tsubo (坪)
1 Tan (反・段) = 10 se (畝)
1 Chou (町) = 10 tan (反・段)
畳(たたみ) 大きさは3尺×6尺(910mm×1820mm)

Units of mass

グラム : gram

キロ/キログラム : kilogam

トン : ton

1 Monme (匁) = 3.75g
1 Kin (斤) = 600g
1 Kan (貫) = 3.75kg
1 Kin (斤) = 160 momme (匁)
1 Kan (貫) = 1000 momme (匁)
1 Tan (担) = 100 kin (斤)[4]

Units of capacity

ミリリットル : milliliter

リットル : litre

1cc =1ml

1 Gou (合) = 180ml
1 Shou or Masu (升) = 1.804 liters
1 To (斗) = 18.04 liters
1 Koku (石) = 180.4 liters
1 Shou or Masu (升) = 10 gou (合)
1 To (斗) = 10 shou or masu (升)
1 Hyou (俵) = 1 “bale” or “bag” of rice = 4 to (斗)
1 Koku (石) = 10 to (斗) = 2.5 hyou (俵)

Units of volume

立方センチメートル : cubic centimeter

立方 : cube

Some other Japanese vocabulary on units of measurement :

Units of measurement used in kitchen : 

大さじ : tablespoon

小さじ : teaspoon

Units of measurement used in kitchen

Units of measurement in kitchen

Other units : 

アンペア : ampere

モル : mole, mol

秒 (byou) : second、分 (fun) : minute、時間 (jikan) : hour

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