留守

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Chinese[edit]

 
leave (message); to retain; to stay; to remain; to keep; to preserve
to guard
simp. and trad.
(留守)

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

留守

  1. to act as an emperor during his absence from the capital
  2. to stay behind to take care of things; to stay behind for garrison or liaison duty (after the main forces have left)
    留守兒童 / 留守儿童  ―  liúshǒu értóng  ―  left-behind children

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5

Grade: 3
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

留守 (hiragana るす, romaji rusu)

  1. absence

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

留守 + する (hiragana るすする, romaji rusu suru)

  1. to be out, to be absent

Conjugation[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Noun[edit]

留守 (yusu) (hangeul 유수)

  1. Hanja form? of 유수.