Chinese Traditional:
Chinese Simplified:
Pinyin: jiu4
Zhuyin: ㄐㄧㄡˋ
English Meaning: 1. old 2. former 3. secondhand
German Meaning: alte, ehemalig
Spanish Meaning: anterior

Example Sentences:

這本舊的字典我用了十五年。
这本旧的字典我用了十五年。
zhe4 ben3 jiu4 de5 zi4 dian3 wo3 yong4 le5 shi2 wu3 nian2.
I have been using this old dictionary for 15 years.
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他花了二十年收集這些舊明信片。
他花了二十年收集这些旧明信片。
ta1 hua1 le5 er4 shi2 nian2 shou1 ji2 zhe4 xie1 jiu4 ming2 xin4 pian4.
It took him twenty years to collect these old postcards.
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我把我的舊筆記型電腦賣給同事。
我把我的旧笔记型电脑卖给同事。
wo3 ba3 wo3 de5 jiu4 bi3 ji4 xing2 dian4 nao3 mai4 gei3 tong2 shi4.
I sold my old laptop to my colleague.
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他在閒暇時間蒐集舊明信片。
他在闲暇时间蒐集旧明信片。
ta1 zai4 xian2 xia2 shi2 jian1 sou1 ji2 jiu4 ming2 xin4 pian4.
In his free time he collects old postcards.
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這個鍵盤很舊了。
这个键盘很旧了。
zhe4 ge5 jian4 pan2 hen3 jiu4 le5.
This keyboard is very old.
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我祖母有一台很舊的縫紉機。
我祖母有一台很旧的缝纫机。
wo3 zu3 mu3 you3 yi4 tai2 hen3 jiu4 de5 feng2 ren4 ji1.
My grandmother owns a very old sewing machine.
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