See also: 先辈

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ChineseEdit

 
early; prior; former; in advance; first
contemporaries; generation; lifetime
trad. (先輩)
simp. (先辈)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

先輩

  1. older generation; ancestor; predecessor; senior; elder

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JapaneseEdit

 
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Kanji in this term
せん
Grade: 1
はい > ぱい
Grade: S
on'yomi
 
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

先輩 ‎(hiragana せんぱい, romaji senpai)

  1. a senior, one who has seniority
  2. an upperclassman

SuffixEdit

先輩 ‎(hiragana せんぱい, romaji -senpai)

  1. applied as an honorific to the name of one who is senior or has seniority

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Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

先輩 ‎(seonbae) ‎(hangeul 선배)

  1. Hanja form? of 선배, “a senior or elder in an organization
  2. an upperclassman”.

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

先輩 ‎(tiên bối)

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