Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 02:23

休息

ChineseEdit

to rest
 
news; interest; breath; rest
simp. and trad.
(休息)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

休息

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) to rest; to take a break

SynonymsEdit

  • 休憩 (xiūqì, "to rest")
  • 停歇 (tíngxiē, "to stop for a rest")

See alsoEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
きゅう
Grade: 1
そく
Grade: 3
on'yomi

NounEdit

休息 (hiragana きゅうそく, romaji kyūsoku)

  1. rest (any relief from exertion)

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

休息 + する (hiragana きゅうそくする, romaji kyūsoku suru)

  1. take a rest

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ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.