先行

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

Native Japanese readings.

Alternative formsEdit

  • 先行き

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

  • 先行権
  • 先行詞

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.

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin xiānxíng
Zhuyin ㄒㄧㄢ ㄒㄧㄥˊ
IPA (key) /ɕi̯ɛn⁵⁵ ɕiŋ³⁵/

AdjectiveEdit

先行 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin xiānxíng)

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

AdverbEdit

先行 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin xiānxíng)

  1. in advance

VerbEdit

先行 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin xiānxíng)

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) to advance; to move forward
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 07:12