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先行

ChineseEdit

 
early; prior; former; in advance; first
 
all right; capable; competent; OK; okay; to go; to do; to travel; temporary; to walk; to go; will do; behavior; conduct; a row; profession; professional
simp. and trad.
(先行)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

先行

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) advance; ahead of the rest

AdverbEdit

先行

  1. in advance

VerbEdit

先行

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) to advance; to move forward

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
さき
Grade: 1
ゆき
Grade: 2
kun'yomi

Native Japanese readings.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

先行 (hiragana さきゆき, romaji sakiyuki)

  1. future, prospects
  2. movement in the future of an exchange

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
せん
Grade: 1
こう
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Sino-Japanese readings.

NounEdit

先行 (hiragana せんこう, romaji senkō)

  1. preceding
  2. taking priority

CompoundsEdit

VerbEdit

先行 + する (hiragana せんこうする, romaji senkō suru)

  1. go ahead of, go in front of
  2. precede
  3. be earlier
ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.