Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

jiǔ

  1. jiǔ adjective old
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Time 时间
    Notes: Use for old things not old people (Guoyu '久' adj)
  2. jiǔ adverb over a long time
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Time 时间
    Notes: For example, 長治久安 'long order and long peace' (CCI p. 37; CC-CEDICT '長治久安'; Guoyu '長治久安'; Guoyu '久' adv; Unihan '久')
  3. jiǔ noun age
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Guoyu '久' n)
  4. jiǔ verb to remain
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 留 (Guoyu '久' v)

Contained in

永久长久悠久地久天长不久好久持久崔久峰永久性永久性虚拟线路天长地久久长久远耐久良久久视恒久正法久住历久弥新历久弥坚长治久安永久居民美国永久居民经久久留久病许久多久久久前不久不久前久等久违积久弊生历史悠久久仰好久不见友谊地久天长久治久保久陪久旷久阔

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Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Mozi 《墨子》 卷六 節葬下 Book 6 - Simplicity in Funerals III 23
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 23
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 16
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《龜策列傳》 Biographies of Diviners 14
Daode Jing 《道德經》 With commentary by 王弼 Wang Bi 14
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷七十五 眭兩夏侯京翼李傳 Volume 75: Sui, two Xiahous, Jing, Ji and Li 13
Xunzi 《荀子》 非相篇第五 Chapter 5: Do not Judge by Appearances 13
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷十四 魏書十四 程郭董劉蔣劉傳 Volume 14: Book of Wei 14 - Biographies of Cheng, Dong, Guo, Liu, Jiang, and Liu 12
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷九 魏書十 荀彧荀攸賈詡傳 Volume 9: Book of Wei 9 - Biographies of the Xiahous and Caos 12
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷七十六 趙尹韓張兩王傳 Volume 76: Zhao, Yin, Han, Zhang and two Wangs 11

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
久丧 久喪 欲久喪而後不能也 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 文公 Lord Wen 27
能久 能久 其況能久有許乎 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 27
葬久 葬久 或以厚葬久喪以為仁也義也 Mozi 《墨子》 卷六 節葬下 Book 6 - Simplicity in Funerals III 22
日久 日久 為日久矣 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 6
不可久 不可久 不可久也 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 定公 Lord Ding 6
欲久 欲久 欲久得乎 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 4
不能久 不能久 秦不能久 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 文公 Lord Wen 4
可久 可久 弗可久已矣 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 4
未久 未久 以其下成康為未久也 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 定公 Lord Ding 3
修久 修久 埴固以修久也 Mozi 《墨子》 卷二 尚賢中 Book 2 - Exaltation of the Virtuous II 2