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休 : Rest

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Components:

rest, day off, retire, sleep

On 'yomi:
キュウ(kyuu)
Kun 'yomi:
やす.む(yasu.mu) やす.まる(yasu.maru) やす.める(yasu.meru)
Strokes:6
Radical: (9)
Usage Rating:642
JLPT:N5
old JLPT:4
Grade:1
Unicode:04f11
jis208:21-57
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休 Usage examples

生理(せいりきゅうか)menstrual leave
振替(ふりかえきゅうじつ)
振り替え(ふりかえきゅうじつ)
compensatory holiday, observed holiday (weekday holiday when the actual day is on a weekend), substitute holiday
(きゅうしん)
(きゅうしん)
peace of mind, relief
刊日(きゅうかんび)newspaper holiday
(きゅうこう)lying fallow
(きゅうりょう)suspension of fishing
(きゅうかん)closure (of a library, museum, etc.)
(しょくやすみ)rest after a meal
(ていきゅう)regular holiday
体がまる(からだがやすまる)to be (feel) rested
明け(れんきゅうあけ)end of consecutive holidays
夏期(かききゅうか)summer vacation, summer holidays
冬期(とうききゅうか)winter vacation (holidays)
(ゆうきゅうち)idle land
(ねんきゅう)yearly paid vacation (holiday)
(ぜんきゅう)absence during a complete tournament
一時帰(いちじききゅうせい)layoff system
戦地帯(きゅうせんちたい)demilitarized zone, demilitarised zone, DMZ
二分(にぶきゅうふ)half rest, minim rest
途中(とちゅうきゅうじょう)quitting the tournament in progress due mostly to injury
一服(いっぷくきゅうけい)tea (coffee, cigarette) break
育児(いくじきゅうか)childcare leave, maternity leave
育児(いくじきゅうぎょう)childcare leave, leave taken after the compulsory maternity leave
出産(しゅっさんきゅうか)paternity leave, eight weeks of compulsory leave following childbirth, plus an optional further six weeks
(いくきゅう)childcare leave, leave taken after the compulsory maternity leave
止符を打つ(きゅうしふをうつ)to put a period to
(きゅうりょう)suspension of hunting
(きゅうぶ)club that has suspended its activities
飛び石連(とびいしれんきゅう)
飛石連(とびいしれんきゅう)
series of holidays with one or two workdays in between
法定(ほうていきゅうじつ)legal holiday, bank holiday
気をめる(きをやすめる)to ease up, to relax attention
め薬(きやすめぐすり)placebo
二日制(しゅうきゅうふつかせい)
2日制(しゅうきゅうふつかせい)
having two days off in at least one week of a month, five-day school-week
(ゆうきゅう)vacation, (paid) holiday