長年

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Chinese[edit]

 
long; length; forever; always; constantly; chief; head; elder; to grow; to develop
year
trad. (長年)
simp. (长年)

Pronunciation[edit]


Adverb[edit]

長年

  1. all year round; for a long time
    長年致力於為台灣人權奔走輔仁大學美籍教授梅心怡(LynnMiles)因為罹患癌症,68病逝享壽72 [MSC, trad.]
    长年致力于为台湾人权奔走辅仁大学美籍教授梅心怡(LynnMiles)因为罹患癌症,68病逝享寿72 [MSC, simp.]
    From: 2015, 人權鬥士梅心怡追思會 蔡英文輕握手道別
    Chángnián zhìlì yúwèi táiwān rénquán bēnzǒu de fǔréndàxué měijí jiàoshòu Méi Xīnyí (Lynn Miles) yīnwèi líhuàn áizhèng, 6 yuè 8 rì bìngshì, xiǎngshòu 72 suì. [Pinyin]
  2. perennially

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
なが
Grade: 2
ねん
Grade: 1
yutōyomi

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

長年 (hiragana ながねん, romaji naganen)

  1. many years

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
ちょう
Grade: 2
ねん
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

長年 (hiragana ちょうねん, romaji chōnen)

  1. many years
  2. a long lifespan