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: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '久' n)
  4. jiǔ verb to remain
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 留 (Guoyu '久' v)

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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久治久保久陪久旷久阔积久坐久成劳久矣张可久久而久之

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  • 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 — count: 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 — count: 22
  • 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 — count: 21
  • 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 — count: 6
  • 日久 (日久) 創鉅者其日久 — The Book of Rites 《禮記》, 《三年問》 Questions about the Mourning for Three Years — count: 6
  • 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 — count: 5
  • 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 — count: 5
  • 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 — count: 4
  • 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 — count: 4
  • 文久 (文久) 文久而滅 — Xunzi 《荀子》, 非相篇第五 Chapter 5: Do not Judge by Appearances — count: 3