Definition of 先,前,先き,さき

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no', noun, used as a suffix, prefix
  • previous
  • prior
  • former
  • some time ago
  • preceding
  • point (e.g. pencil)
  • tip
  • end
  • nozzle
  • head (of a line)
  • front
  • ahead
  • the other side
  • the future
  • hereafter
  • destination
  • the other party

Examples of 先,前,先き,さき in a Sentence

から来る優るであるよりにおられたからである。」といったのはこのです
This was he of whom I said, "He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me."
198710月ある、スティーブン・ホーキングは自分コンピューターに座っていた。
One October morning in 1987, Stephen Hawking sat before his computer.
20マイル頂上が見えた。
We could see the summit of a mountain twenty miles away.
ここからには行けません。
You cannot go any farther.
このの丸くなった鉛筆書けない
I can't write with this dull pencil.

Related Kanji

before, ahead, previous, future, precedence
in front, before

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