Meaning of 憩

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English Definition: to rest
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 16; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (mind) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
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      • [ shé ] tongue; bell clapper
      • [ ] self; private, personal; from
    • [ xīn ] heart; mind; soul
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Example Words
小憩 xiǎo to rest for a bit; to take a breather
休憩 xiū to rest; to relax; to take a break
憩室炎 shì yán diverticulitis
憩息处 chù rest area
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Example Sentences
Let's sit down and take a rest for a while.
We never sleep. There's just so much to do, so much to say.
Rest in Reason and Move in Passion.
We can analyze and understand the purpose from the theme of Repose Garden , Haner's words and behaviour and the relationship between Haner and his brother .
We followed the contour of the site's outer ditch and stopped at an earthen bridge, where a major road we had uncovered passed over it.