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How to say Holiday In Japanese?

KanjiHiraganaKatakana
休日きゅうじつキュウジツ
Pronunciation: kyūjitsu
How to Say It Outloud: kyuu-jit-su
Usage: Common term for a day off or a holiday
Example Sentence Japanese:今日は休日です。
Example Sentence English:Today is a holiday.
KanjiHiraganaKatakana
祭日さいじつサイジツ
Pronunciation: saijitsu
How to Say It Outloud: sai-jit-su
Usage: Refers to a national holiday, often related to festivals
Example Sentence Japanese:明日は祭日です。
Example Sentence English:Tomorrow is a national holiday.
KanjiHiraganaKatakana
祝日しゅくじつシュクジツ
Pronunciation: shukujitsu
How to Say It Outloud: shu-ku-jit-su
Usage: Another term for a national holiday or public holiday
Example Sentence Japanese:今日は祝日ですね。
Example Sentence English:Today is a public holiday, isn't it?
KanjiHiraganaKatakana
休みやすみヤスミ
Pronunciation: yasumi
How to Say It Outloud: ya-su-mi
Usage: General term for rest, break, vacation, or holiday
Example Sentence Japanese:今度の休みに旅行に行きます。
Example Sentence English:I will go on a trip during the next holiday.

Dictionary

休暇きゅうかCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
  • holiday; day off; furlough; absence (from work)
お休みおやすみCommon wordjlpt-n2jlpt-n1
Noun
  • holiday; day off; absence
Noun
  • sleep; rest
  • good night
休日きゅうじつCommon word
Noun
  • holiday; day off
Wikipedia definition
  • Vacation
記念日きねんびCommon word
Noun
  • memorial day; commemoration day; anniversary
Wikipedia definition
  • Anniversary
休みやすみCommon wordjlpt-n5
Noun
  • rest; recess; respite
Noun
  • vacation; holiday; absence; suspension
Noun
  • dormancy (of a silkworm prior to moulting)
祝日しゅくじつCommon wordjlpt-n2
Noun
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
  • national holiday; public holiday
Wikipedia definition
  • Holiday
休業きゅうぎょうCommon wordjlpt-n2
Noun
Suru verb
Intransitive verb
  • suspension of business; temporary closure (of a store, school, etc.); shutdown; holiday
夏休みなつやすみCommon wordjlpt-n5
Noun
  • summer vacation; summer holiday
Wikipedia definition
  • Summer vacation
暇ひまCommon wordjlpt-n1jlpt-n5
Noun
  • spare time; free time; leisure
Noun
  • time (it takes to do something); time required
Noun
  • time off; leave; vacation; holiday
Noun
  • dismissal; firing; severance; divorce
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
  • free; not busy; unoccupied; idle
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
  • slow (business); slack; dull
Suru verb
Intransitive verb
  • to be free; to be not busy; to be available; to be doing nothing
別荘べっそうCommon wordjlpt-n2
Noun
  • holiday house; vacation home; villa
Noun
  • prison; jail
祭日さいじつCommon wordjlpt-n2
Noun
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
  • national holiday; festival day
定休日ていきゅうびCommon wordjlpt-n2
Noun
  • regular holiday; fixed day off; regular closing day
物日ものび
Noun
  • holiday
Noun
  • day on which prostitutes had to receive clients (or pay their own fee to avoid doing so)
紋日もんび
Noun
  • holiday
Noun
  • day on which prostitutes had to receive clients
ホリデーホリデーCommon word
Noun
  • holiday
節せつCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
  • occasion; time
Noun
  • section (of a literary work or piece of music); passage; paragraph; verse; stanza
Noun
  • clause
Noun
  • season; term
Noun
  • one's principles; integrity
Noun
  • node (of a plant stem)
Noun
  • (taxonomical) section
Noun
  • knot (nautical mile per hour)
週休しゅうきゅうCommon word
Noun
  • weekly holiday
行楽地こうらくちCommon word
Noun
  • tourist resort; holiday resort
ビラビラCommon word
Noun
  • villa; holiday house
Place
  • Vila (Vanuatu)
Wikipedia definition
  • Villa
休業日きゅうぎょうび
Noun
  • business holiday

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