休み

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
やす
Grade: 1
kun’yomi

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Noun[edit]

(やす) (yasumi

  1. rest; a break
    (つか)()(やす)
    tsuka no ma no yasumi
    a brief rest
  2. a holiday
    (かれ)旅行(りょこう)のために(やす)()った。
    Kare wa ryokō no tame ni yasumi o totta.
    He took a holiday for his trip.
  3. absence
    その(ひと)今日(きょう)(やす)だった。
    Sono hito wa kyō yasumi datta.
    The person was absent today.
  4. intermission
    (やす)なく(はたら)
    yasumi naku hataraku
    work continuously
  5. rest (of a silkworm before moulting)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN