Kanji: 長 nagai Long

JLPT N5: 55 / 100 | 8 Strokes

On: チョウ
Kun: なが・い
Meaning: long; (chou - head of an organization; leader)

There are several long strokes to make nagai.

Stroke Order:


  • 校長先生(こうちょうせんせい)  principal (of school)
  • 社長(しゃちょう) a company president
  • (なが)(みち)  a long road

Example Sentence:


The Amazon is the longest river in the world.

  • アマゾン(がわ)  Amazon river
  • は as for
  • 世界一(せかいいち) the world’s most; the world’s -est
  • (なが)い long(est)
  • (かわ) river
  • です is

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