留守番

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5

Grade: 3
ばん
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

留守 (rusu, absence) +‎ (ban, watch)

Noun[edit]

留守番 (hiragana るすばん, romaji rusuban)

  1. taking care of something while the owner is absent
  2. a caretaker

Compounds[edit]

Verb[edit]

留守番 + する (hiragana るすばんする, romaji rusuban suru)

  1. to take care of something while the owner is away

Conjugation[edit]