Meaning of 久

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Pinyin: jiǔ
English Definition: (long) time; (long) duration of time
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Total strokes: 3; Radical: 丿
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悠久 [ yōu jiǔ ]: long (tradition, history etc)
持久 [ chí jiǔ ]: lasting; enduring; persistent; permanent; protracted; endurance; persistence; to last long
N久 [ n jiǔ ]: a very long time (etymology: in mathematics, n represents an arbitrarily large number)
活久见 [ huó jiǔ jiàn ]: (neologism c. 2006) if you live long enough, you'll see everything; Just incredible!
积久 [ jiǔ ]: to accumulate over time
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