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English Meaning(s) for 長

  1. head; chief; leader; elder
  2. merit; strong point
  3. superiority
  4. major

Definition and Synonyms for 長

Top Dog a person who is in charge
Synonyms: おつむ, かぶし, どたま, チーフ, リーダー, おおがしら, , 主任, 主任者, 大頭, 大頭, , 総督, 親方, , , , 長い, , , , , , 頭分, 頭領

Meanings for each kanji in 長

long; leader Kanji Details »

Categories 長 is a member of

Leader a person who rules or guides or inspires others
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 長

Sample Sentences for 長

He's the chairman of the committee.
He is acting for the chief director.
We call her a chef.
Please tell the chef it was delicious.
And I call on the chairman of the Education Committee to support the motion.

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Yes, 長い (ながい) means "long". 

(ながい is also written as 永い.)

#2 Posted by Koukina over 2 years ago

together with い also "long" or?

#1 Posted by oshi.kuru over 2 years ago

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