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Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
national holiday, public holidayfête, jour fériéпраздничный деньFesttag, Feiertag (insbes.) nationaler Feiertag

ON: シュク, シュウKUN: いわ.う
celebrate, congratulate

ON: ニチ, ジツKUN: ひ, -び, -か
day, sun, Japan, counter for days

Example sentences
その日は国会の法令によって祝日になった。Parts: 其の (その), (ひ), 国会 (こっかい), 法令 (ほうれい), に因って (によって), 祝日 (しゅくじつ), になるThat day was made a holiday by an act of the diet.

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