JLPT N5 Vocabulary


long (distance)​; long (time); lengthy.

JLPT N5 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【ながい】(nagai)

Meaning: long (distance)​; long (time); lengthy.

Type: Adjective, い-adjective

Level: JLPT N5 Vocabulary

- Example Sentences

Each example sentence includes a Japanese furigana reading, the romaji reading, and the English translation.

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Example #1

watashitachi nagai jikan hanashimashita.
We talked for a long time.
Example #2

kono kawa ga hokkaidou de ichiban nagai.
This is the longest river in Hokkaido.
Example #3

sono sensei wa hanashi ga nagai.
That teacher goes on and on.. (never stops talking)
Example #4

anata wa nagai aida, nihon ni iru no desu ne.
You've been in Japan for a long time, eh.

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