3399

What Does 3399 Mean?

In a text, the numbers 3399 mean "For a long time." If you were to read these numbers in Chinese, they would sound similar to the Chinese words 长长久久, which translate as "For a long time."

Lots of Chinese words sound similar to the Chinese numbers. As a result, sentences can be created using just numbers. Of note, the number "0" (zero), which is used to represent the word "you," does not sound much like the Chinese word for "you," but it is still used so meaningful sentences can be created. These Chinese chat codes have become highly popular, not only in countries where Chinese characters are used but also in countries with different alphabets (e.g., Latin, Arabic, Cyrillic).
NumberChinese MeaningEnglish Meaning

3399

长长久久
For a long time.
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meaning of 3399

When the individual numbers in 3399 are read aloud in Chinese, they sound like the words 长长久久, which mean "For a long time."

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The Chinese phrase 长长久久, which translates as "For a long time," is the most common definition for 3399 on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
3399
Definition:长长久久 (For a long time)
Type:Chinese "Numerical Sentence"
Guessability:guessability level 1

1: Easy to guess (if you understand Chinese, else virtually impossible)

Typical Users:typical user

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