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English Definitionholiday; festival
Simplified Script节日
Traditional Script節日
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄝˊ ㄖˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zit3jat6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=3; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
jiéfestival; holiday; node; joint; section; segment; part; to economize; to save; to abridge; moral integrity; measure word for segments, e.g. lessons, train wagons, biblical verses
sun; day; date, day of the month; abbr. for 日本, Japan

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Words With Same Head Word    
节目jiémùprogram; item (on a program)
节约jiéyuēto economize; to conserve (resources); economy; frugal
节省jiéshěngsaving; to save; to use sparingly; to cut down on
节奏jiézòurhythm; tempo; musical pulse; cadence; beat
节俭jiéjiǎnfrugal; economical
Words With Same Tail Word    
星期日xīngqī rìSunday
礼拜日lǐbài rìSunday
早日zǎorìsoon; shortly; on a day quite soon; promptly
假日jiàrìholiday; non-working day
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