Meaning

Primary

Water Depth

Alternative

Depth Of Water

Word Type

noun

Explanation

The water deepness is the water depth. You should check this before diving into the water so you don't hit your face.

Reading

すいしん
Kyoko
(Tokyo accent, female)
Kenichi
(Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.

Context

Patterns of Use

  • 水深が〜
  • 水深〜

Common Word Combinations

  • 水深が深い
    water depth is deep
    水深がない
    there's no water depth
    水深が低い
    water depth is low
  • 水深日本一
    deepest water depth in Japan
    水深データ
    water depth data
    水深28m
    water depth of 28 meters

Context Sentences

水深100フィートまでもぐったことがあります。

I've dived to depths of one hundred feet before.

このプールの水深はあさいから、心配しなくていいよ。

You don't have to worry because this pool is very shallow.

ダイビングをしている際に、水深十メートルのところで虹色の海藻を見つけました。

While diving at a depth of ten meters, I found rainbow-colored seaweed.

Kanji Composition