Contents

ChineseEdit

(long) time; (long) duration of time far; distant; remote
trad. (久遠)
simp. (久远)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

久遠

  1. a long time ago; far back

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5
おん
Grade: 2

EtymologyEdit

From ku or kyū (, of long duration, longstanding, lasting a long time) + on or en (, distant (in time), far-off, remote)

NounEdit

久遠 ‎(hiragana くおん, romaji kuon)

久遠 ‎(hiragana きゅうえん, romaji kyūen)

  1. eternity

Usage notesEdit

  • kuon is more commonly used than kyūen

Alternative formsEdit

  • 久遠の (kuon no): of or relating to eternity, eternal
Read in another language