coeng4 zoeng2 zoeng6
[粵] coeng4 /[華] chang2
 long; length
 [n] forte; strong point
 [v] excel in; be good at
[粵] zoeng2 /[華] zhang3
 to grow
 older, senior, a superior, chief, head
 a Chinese family name
 Kangxi radical 168
[粵] zoeng6 /[華] zhang4
Stroke count: 8
This character is used in both Cantonese and Mandarin/Standard written Chinese.
|長 / 长|
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長大 zoeng2 daai6 = to grow; to grow up
長城 coeng4 sing4 = The Great Wall of China
市長 si5 zoeng2 = mayor
長期 coeng4 kei4 = long-term
長袖 coeng4 zau6 = long sleeves; long-sleeved
長途 coeng4 tou4 = long distance
一人計短，二人計長 jat1 jan4 gai3 dyun2 ji6 jan4 gai3 coeng4 = two heads are better than one 粵
長江 coeng4 gong1 = Yangtze River; Chang River, Cheung Kong
長住 coeng4 zyu6 = to live for a long time
長褲 coeng4 fu3 = trousers
See all 305 compounds (CantoDict reports 310 compounds in total, but some may be Common Formations)
Showing all 6 examples containing 長
The trousers look like somewhat too long.
[噉 means 'to some level/degree' in this sentence.]
We must consider this matter more carefully; being cautious will help us go a long way.
It's a long incident/story to talk about.
[the story is so long to talk about as if it's as long as a full roll of fabric.]
As far as classical music is concerned, I prefer solo flute.
[Lit. classical music, I comparatively like flute solo ]
國 : This term is used in Mandarin/Standard written Chinese, not Cantonese.
粵 : This term is used in Cantonese, not Mandarin/Standard written Chinese.
No icon: This term is used in both Cantonese and Mandarin/Standard written Chinese.