See also: 預約 and 豫約

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
やく
Grade: 4
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

予約 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 豫約, hiragana よやく, romaji yoyaku)

  1. reservation, booking
  2. appointment; an arrangement for a meeting
  3. subscription

VerbEdit

予約する (hiragana よやくする, romaji yoyaku suru)

  1. reserve
  2. make an appointment
  3. subscribe

ConjugationEdit

Usage notesEdit

In the sense “appointment”, 予約 is primarily used to mean “the arrangement, scheduling”; for an appointed meeting itself, 約束 is used instead.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3