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[なが()·]
nagai
i adjective

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nagai

English Meaning(s) for 永い

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

Definition and Synonyms for 永い

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 永い

eternity; long; lengthy Kanji Details »

Stroke Order Diagrams for 永い

Conjugations for 永い

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 永い

We die only once, and for such a long time.
For my part, having you lot with me is more reassuring than the police or anything!
Since the bus had been delayed, we had a long wait in the rain.
Social unrest may come about as a result of this long recession.
Since the bus was late, we had to wait in the rain a long time.

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