Chinese Traditional: 休息
Chinese Simplified: 休息
Pinyin: xiu1 xi2
Pinyin Mainland: xiu1 xi5
Zhuyin: ㄒㄧㄡ ㄒㄧˊ
English Meaning: to have a rest, to rest
German Meaning: sich ausruhen
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Example Sentences:

多喝水, 多休息!
多喝水, 多休息!
duo1 he1 shui3, duo1 xiu1 xi2!
Drink more water, rest more!
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試著好好地休息和喝很多水。
试着好好地休息和喝很多水。
shi4 zhe5 hao3 hao3 di5 xiu1 xi2 he2 he1 hen3 duo1 shui3.
Try to have a good rest and drink a lot of water.
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我需要多休息。
我需要多休息。
wo3 xu1 yao4 duo1 xiu1 xi2.
I need more rest.
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許多商店在星期日關門休息。
许多商店在星期日关门休息。
xu3 duo1 shang1 dian4 zai4 xing1 qi2 ri4 guan1 men2 xiu1 xi2.
Many shops are closed on Sundays.
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我得休息了。
我得休息了。
wo3 dei3 xiu1 xi2 le5.
I have to rest.
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我能不能休息一下?
我能不能休息一下?
wo3 neng2 bu4 neng2 xiu1 xi2 yi2 xia4?
May I rest a moment?
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既然你這麼累,我們就休息一下吧!
既然你这么累,我们就休息一下吧!
ji4 ran2 ni3 zhe4 me5 lei4, wo3 men5 jiu4 xiu1 xi2 yi2 xia4 ba5!
Since you are so tired, let's take a break then!
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Related Words:

 

xiū

1. to rest 2. to be (on holiday or on leave) 3. to cease, to stop 4. Hugh (name)

Here: to rest

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Mainland Pronunciation:



1. breath 2. to rest 3. news 4. interest (on an investment or loan)

Here: to rest

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