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[なが()·]
nagai
i adjective

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[なが()·]
nagai

English Meaning(s) for 長い

i adjective
  1. long (distance)
  2. long (time); lengthy

Definition and Synonyms for 長い

Long primarily spatial sense
Synonyms: 丈長, 長い
Long primarily temporal sense
Synonyms: 久しい, 長い, 長長しい
Long (of speech sounds or syllables) of relatively long duration
Synonyms: 長い
Long of relatively great height
Synonyms: 長い
Long of relatively great or greater than average spatial extension or extension as specified
Synonyms: 丈長, 長い
Long being or indicating a relatively great or greater than average duration or passage of time or a duration as specified
Synonyms: 久しい, 長い, 長長しい

Meanings for each kanji in 長い

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Stroke Order Diagrams for 長い

Conjugations for 長い

Present Indicative Form
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nagai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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nagakunai
Past Indicative Form
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nagakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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nagakunakatta
te-form
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nagakute
Adverbial Form
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nagaku
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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nagakattara

Sample Sentences for 長い

The long fight ended in 1920.
Social unrest may come about as a result of this long recession.
A long discussion boiled down to a realistic conclusion.
The Shinano is longer than any other river in Japan.
I have been silent for a long time.

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