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長い間
Readings
ながいあいだ
nagaiaida
Meanings
Expression
Temporal noun (jisoumeishi)
long intervallongtemps, longue durée, longuementlange Zeit, lange

Kanji
ON: チョウKUN: なが.い, おさ
long, leader

ON: カン, ケンKUN: あいだ, ま, あい
interval, space

Example sentences
これは私が長い間欲しかったものだ。Parts: 此れ (これ), (わたし), 長い間 (ながいあいだ), 欲しい (ほしい), (もの)This is what I've long wanted.

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