Height width depth in Japanese

In Japan, while in a shopping mall for buying clothes or ski resort when borrowing gears, at some point you will be asked about height, width and depth. So it is handy to know these words in Japanese, so that you can understand or at least guess the meaning. Lets learn them today.

English: Height
Japanese: たかさ
Kanji: 高さ
Reading: takasa

English: Width
Japanese: はば
Reading: haba

English: Depth
Japanese: おくゆき
Kanji: 奥行
Reading: okuyuki

These are very easy words to memorize. It will come in handy when you hear one of these words when in shopping mall or clothe shop or borrowing gears for different sports activity in many places in Japan.


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