Definition of 前

  • in front
  • before


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ゼン
  • まえ
  • -まえ

Popular Words With This Kanji

先, 前, 先き, さき

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

午前, ごぜん

morning, a.m.

前年, ぜんねん

the preceding year, the previous year, last year

前後, ぜんご

front and rear, front and back, before and behind, before and after, order, context, consequences, inversion, reversion, getting out of order, co-occurring, around, about, approximately, nearly

前回, ぜんかい

previous time, last time, previous installment, previous instalment, previous session

名前, 名まえ, なまえ

name, full name, given name, first name

前日, ぜんじつ, まえび

previous day, day before, eve, prior day, preceding day

以前, 已前, いぜん

ago, since, before, previous

以前, 已前, いぜん

ago, since, before, previous

前半, ぜんはん, ぜんぱん

first half

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