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Readings

masu

masu
English
Noun (futsuumeishi)
measuring container, measure

Noun (futsuumeishi)
box (seating at a theatre, etc.)

Noun (futsuumeishi)
esp. マス
square on a grid, cell of a grid

Meaning restricted to 斗
Noun (futsuumeishi)
square bearing block (at the top of a pillar)

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Kanjis
ON: ショウ KUN: ます
measuring box, 1.8 liter

Stroke: 4 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 4-4-3 FC: 2440.0


KUN: ます
measuring box, (kokuji)

Stroke: 8 SKIP: 1-4-4 FC: 4490.0


KUN: ます
measuring box, (kokuji)

Stroke: 11 SKIP: 1-4-7 FC: 4590.0


ON: ト, トウ
Big Dipper, ten sho (vol), sake dipper, dots and cross radical (no. 68)

Stroke: 4 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 3-2-2 FC: 3400.0


Phrases
灯火をますの下にかくすな。
Parts: (ひ) (ます) (した) 隠す (かくす)
Hide not your light under a bushel.

チェッカー盤の黒と白の枡は交互に並んでいる。
Parts: チェッカー (チェッカ) (ばん) (くろ) (しろ) (ます) 交互 (こうご) 並ぶ (ならぶ)
The black and white squares on a checker board are arranged alternately.