休 (rest) kanji
Rest
This kanji has 6 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 1.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:rest, day off, retire, sleep
On reading:キュウ
kyū
Kun reading:やす-む、やす-まる、やす-める
yasu-mu, yasu-maru, yasu-meru

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休暇
きゅうか
a holiday, a day off, a vacation ☆=休日(きゅうじつ)
仕事を休む
しごとをやすむ
be absent from work ☆=欠勤する(けっきんする)
お休みなさい
おやすみなさい
Good night.
気の休まる時がない
きのやすまるときがない
have no peace of mind, have no time to feel at ease
頭を休める
あたまをやすめる
rest one's brain
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