Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 久


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Meaning

long time, long lasting

Pronunciation

KYŪ, KU
hisashii

Explanation

Pictograph: bent person , person

Mnemonic

The bent person has been there for a long time.

Radicals

Emphasis(The single stroke is often used as an accent for emphasizing something.)
kneeling person((Further radicals with „person“ are: sitting , sitting cross-legged , lying , skilled , bending ,, slumped or husband ))
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Vocabulary

久しぶり ひさしぶり after a long time
恒久 こうきゅう permanence, eternity
久しい ひさしい long, long-continued, old (story)
持久 じきゅう endurance, persistence
久遠 くおん eternity
永久 えいきゅう eternity, perpetuity, immortality

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