Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 前置き(まえおき) in Japanese

前置き
JLPT 1
Kana Reading
まえおき
Romaji
maeoki
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
    Meaning
    preface; introduction
    Example sentence
    前置きとしてすこし話した He said a few words by way of preface.

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Kanji in this word

JLPT 3

13 strokes

placement, put, set, deposit, leave behind, keep, employ, pawn

On'Yomi: チ

Kun'Yomi: お.く, -お.き

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JLPT 5

9 strokes

in front, before

On'Yomi: ゼン

Kun'Yomi: まえ, -まえ

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