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1不久 jiǔbu4 jiu3not long (after); before too long; soon; soon after
2 jiǔjiu3(long) time; (long) duration of time
3持久 chí jiǔchi2 jiu3lasting; enduring; persistent; permanent; protracted; endurance; persistence; to last long
4悠久 yōu jiǔyou1 jiu3long (tradition, history etc)
5好久 hǎo jiǔhao3 jiu3quite a while
6长久 長久 cháng jiǔchang2 jiu3(for a) long time
7永久 yǒng jiǔyong3 jiu3everlasting; perpetual; lasting; forever; permanent
8久久 jiǔ jiǔjiu3 jiu3for a very long time
9不久前 jiǔ qiánbu4 jiu3 qian2not long ago
10多久 duō jiǔduo1 jiu3how long?
11许久 許久 jiǔxu3 jiu3for a long time; for ages
12前不久 qián jiǔqian2 bu4 jiu3not long ago; not long before
13久而久之 jiǔ ér jiǔ zhījiu3 er2 jiu3 zhi1over time; as time passes; in the fullness of time
14不忘久德 wàng jiǔ bu4 wang4 jiu3 de2to not forget an old kindness (idiom)
15长生久视 長生久視 cháng shēng jiǔ shìchang2 sheng1 jiu3 shi4to grow old with unfailing eyes and ears (idiom)
16长治久安 長治久安 cháng zhì jiǔ ānchang2 zhi4 jiu3 an1long-term peace and stability (of governments)
17沉吟良久 chén yín liáng jiǔchen2 yin2 liang2 jiu3to think for a long time (idiom)
18持久性 chí jiǔ xìngchi2 jiu3 xing4constancy
19持久性毒剂 持久性毒劑 chí jiǔ xìng chi2 jiu3 xing4 du2 ji4persistent agent
20持久战 持久戰 chí jiǔ zhànchi2 jiu3 zhan4prolonged war; war of attrition
21大久保 jiǔ bǎoDa4 jiu3 bao3Japanese surname and place name Oukubo
22大久保利通 jiǔ bǎo tōngDa4 jiu3 bao3 Li4 tong1Oukubo Toshimichi (1830-1878), Japanese politician
23地久天长 地久天長 jiǔ tiān chángdi4 jiu3 tian1 chang2enduring while the world lasts (idiom, from Laozi); eternal; for ever and ever (of friendship, hate etc); also written 天长地久
24分久必合,合久必分 fēn jiǔ , jiǔ fēnfen1 jiu3 bi4 he2 , he2 jiu3 bi4 fen1lit. that which is long divided must unify, and that which is long unified must divide (idiom, from 三国演义 ); fig. things are constantly changing
25好久不见 好久不見 hǎo jiǔ bu jiànhao3 jiu3 bu5 jian4long time no see
26恒久 恆久 héng jiǔheng2 jiu3constant; persistent; long-lasting; eternal
27经久 經久 jīng jiǔjing1 jiu3long-lasting; durable
28经久不衰 經久不衰 jīng jiǔ shuāijing1 jiu3 bu4 shuai1unfailing; never-ending
29经久不息 經久不息 jīng jiǔ jing1 jiu3 bu4 xi1prolonged (idiom)
30久保 jiǔ bǎoJiu3 bao3Kubo (Japanese surname)
31久别 久別 jiǔ biéjiu3 bie2a long period of separation
32久别重逢 久別重逢 jiǔ bié chóng féngjiu3 bie2 chong2 feng2to meet again after a long period of separation
33久病 jiǔ bìngjiu3 bing4my old illness; chronic condition
34久病成良医 久病成良醫 jiǔ bìng chéng liáng jiu3 bing4 cheng2 liang2 yi1long illness makes the patient into a good doctor (idiom)
35久病成医 久病成醫 jiǔ bìng chéng jiu3 bing4 cheng2 yi1(proverb) a long illness makes the patient into a doctor
36久长 久長 jiǔ chángjiu3 chang2a long time
37久等 jiǔ děngjiu3 deng3to wait for a long time
38久负盛名 久負盛名 jiǔ shèng míngjiu3 fu4 sheng4 ming2seasoned; honed to perfection over centuries; special reserve
39久攻不下 jiǔ gōng xiàjiu3 gong1 bu4 xia4to attack for a long time without success
40久旱无雨 久旱無雨 jiǔ hàn jiu3 han4 wu2 yu3to not rain for a long time (idiom)
41久假不归 久假不歸 jiǔ jiǎ guījiu3 jia3 bu4 gui1to fail to return a borrowed item
42久谏成仇 久諫成仇 jiǔ jiàn chéng chóujiu3 jian4 cheng2 chou2to make an enemy by constant criticism (idiom)
43久借不归 久借不歸 jiǔ jiè guījiu3 jie4 bu4 gui1to fail to return sth. long borrowed (idiom)
44久经锻炼 久經鍛煉 jiǔ jīng duàn liànjiu3 jing1 duan4 lian4to have undergone long-term physical training (idiom)
45久经风霜 久經風霜 jiǔ jīng fēng shuāngjiu3 jing1 feng1 shuang1to experience all sorts of hardships (idiom)
46久经考验 久經考驗 jiǔ jīng kǎo yànjiu3 jing1 kao3 yan4well tested (idiom); seasoned; veteran
47久旷 久曠 jiǔ kuàngjiu3 kuang4to leave uncultivated for a long time; by extension, to neglect one's work; to remain single
48久阔 久闊 jiǔ kuòjiu3 kuo4a long period of separation
49久留 jiǔ liújiu3 liu2to stay for a long time
50久慕 jiǔ jiu3 mu4lit. I've admired you for a long time (honorific).; I've been looking forward to meeting you.; It's an honor to meet you at last.
51久慕大名 jiǔ míngjiu3 mu4 da4 ming2I have desired to know you for a long time. (honorary) (idiom)
52久慕盛名 jiǔ shèng míngjiu3 mu4 sheng4 ming2I've admired your reputation for a long time (idiom); I've been looking forward to meeting you.; It's an honor to meet you at last.
53久陪 jiǔ péijiu3 pei2to accompany over long term
54久疏音问 久疏音問 jiǔ shū yīn wènjiu3 shu1 yin1 wen4to have been negligent in correspondence (idiom)
55久违 久違 jiǔ wéijiu3 wei2(haven't done sth) for a long time; a long time since we last met
56久闻大名 久聞大名 jiǔ wén míngjiu3 wen2 da4 ming2your name has been known to me for a long time (polite)
57久仰 jiǔ yǎngjiu3 yang3honorific: I've long looked forward to meeting you.; It's an honor to meet you at last.
58久仰大名 jiǔ yǎng míngjiu3 yang3 da4 ming2I have been looking forward to meeting you for a long time (idiom)
59久已 jiǔ jiu3 yi3long ago; a long time since
60久远 久遠 jiǔ yuǎnjiu3 yuan3old; ancient; far away
61久之 jiǔ zhījiu3 zhi1for a long time
62久治 jiǔ zhìJiu3 zhi4Jigzhi or Jiuzhi county (Tibetan: gcig sgril rdzong) in Golog Tibetan autonomous prefecture 果洛州 , Qinghai (formerly in Sichuan)
63久治县 久治縣 jiǔ zhì xiànJiu3 zhi4 xian4Jigzhi or Jiuzhi county (Tibetan: gcig sgril rdzong) in Golog Tibetan autonomous prefecture 果洛州 , Qinghai (formerly in Sichuan)
64旷日持久 曠日持久 kuàng chí jiǔkuang4 ri4 chi2 jiu3protracted (idiom); long and drawn-out
65历久不衰 歷久不衰 jiǔ shuāili4 jiu3 bu4 shuai1long-lasting (of intellectual matters) (idiom)
66历久常新 歷久常新 jiǔ cháng xīnli4 jiu3 chang2 xin1everlastingly new; unfading (idiom)
67历久弥坚 歷久彌堅 jiǔ jiānli4 jiu3 mi2 jian1to become more resolute with the passing of time (idiom)
68历史久远 歷史久遠 shǐ jiǔ yuǎnli4 shi3 jiu3 yuan3ancient history
69历史悠久 歷史悠久 shǐ yōu jiǔli4 shi3 you1 jiu3long-established; time-honored
70良久 liáng jiǔliang2 jiu3a good while; a long time
71路遥知马力,日久见人心 路遙知馬力,日久見人心 yáo zhī , jiǔ jiàn rén xīnlu4 yao2 zhi1 ma3 li4 , ri4 jiu3 jian4 ren2 xin1just as distance determines the stamina of a horse, so does time reveal a person's true heart (proverb)
72命不久已 mìng jiǔ ming4 bu4 jiu3 yi3at death's door
73耐久 nài jiǔnai4 jiu3durable; long-lasting
74难为久计 難為久計 nán wéi jiǔ nan2 wei2 jiu3 ji4cannot be a long-term plan (idiom)
75年长日久 年長日久 nián cháng jiǔnian2 chang2 ri4 jiu3to last a very long time (idiom)
76年久失修 nián jiǔ shī xiūnian2 jiu3 shi1 xiu1old and in a state of disrepair (idiom); dilapidated
77年之久 nián zhī jiǔnian2 zhi1 jiu3period of ... years
78顷久 頃久 qǐng jiǔqing3 jiu3an instant or an eternity
79日久弊生 jiǔ shēngri4 jiu3 bi4 sheng1Abuses creep in with time. (idiom)
80日久情生 jiǔ qíng shēngri4 jiu3 qing2 sheng1Long familiarity leads to warm feelings. (idiom)
81日久生情 jiǔ shēng qíngri4 jiu3 sheng1 qing2familiarity breeds fondness (idiom)
82日久岁深 日久歲深 jiǔ suì shēnri4 jiu3 sui4 shen1to last for an eternity (idiom)
83日久天长 日久天長 jiǔ tiān chángri4 jiu3 tian1 chang2in the course of time; for a long, long time (idiom)
84日久厌生 日久厭生 jiǔ yàn shēngri4 jiu3 yan4 sheng1Familiarity begets contempt. (idiom)
85天长地久 天長地久 tiān cháng jiǔtian1 chang2 di4 jiu3enduring while the world lasts (idiom); eternal
86天长日久 天長日久 tiān cháng jiǔtian1 chang2 ri4 jiu3after a long time (idiom)
87望长久远 望長久遠 wàng cháng jiǔ yuǎnwang4 chang2 jiu3 yuan3for a very long time (idiom)
88心仪已久 心儀已久 xīn jiǔxin1 yi2 yi3 jiu3to have long had a high regard for sb. (idiom)
89脩久未晤 xiū jiǔ wèi xiu1 jiu3 wei4 wu4to have not seen for a long time (idiom)
90蓄意已久 jiǔxu4 yi4 yi3 jiu3a long-contemplated scheme (idiom)
91已久 jiǔyi3 jiu3already a long time
92永久磁铁 永久磁鐵 yǒng jiǔ tiěyong3 jiu3 ci2 tie3a permanent magnet
93永久冻土 永久凍土 yǒng jiǔ dòng yong3 jiu3 dong4 tu3permafrost
94永久和平 yǒng jiǔ píngyong3 jiu3 he2 ping2lasting peace; enduring peace
95永久居留权 永久居留權 yǒng jiǔ liú quányong3 jiu3 ju1 liu2 quan2permanent residency
96永久居民 yǒng jiǔ mínyong3 jiu3 ju1 min2permanent resident; person with the right to live in a country or territory
97永久性 yǒng jiǔ xìngyong3 jiu3 xing4permanent
98永久虚电路 永久虛電路 yǒng jiǔ diàn yong3 jiu3 xu1 dian4 lu4Permanent Virtual Circuit; PVC
99有耐久力 yǒu nài jiǔ you3 nai4 jiu3 li4durable
100友谊地久天长 友誼地久天長 yǒu jiǔ tiān chángYou3 yi4 di4 jiu3 tian1 chang2Auld Lang Syne, Scottish song with lyrics by Robert Burns 羅伯特 ·罗伯特 ·伯恩斯
101友谊天长地久 友誼天長地久 yǒu tiān cháng jiǔYou3 yi4 tian1 chang2 di4 jiu3see 友谊地久天长
102蛰伏已久 蟄伏已久 zhé jiǔzhe2 fu2 yi3 jiu3to have hibernated for a long time (idiom); to have been in hiding for a long time (idiom)
103瞩望已久 矚望已久 zhǔ wàng jiǔzhu3 wang4 yi3 jiu3to have been eagerly looking forward to it for a long time (idiom)
104活久见 活久見 huó jiǔ jiànhuo2 jiu3 jian4(neologism c. 2006) if you live long enough, you'll see everything; Just incredible!
105积久 積久 jiǔji1 jiu3to accumulate over time
106N久 n jiǔN jiu3a very long time (etymology: in mathematics, n represents an arbitrarily large number)

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