Japanese Dictionary

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先週 JLPT 5
Kana Reading
せんしゅう
Romaji
senshū
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi), noun (temporal) (jisoumeishi)
    Meaning
    last week; the week before
    Example sentence
    先週あたり誘ってくれていたが、遅いので泣く泣く断った I was invited last week as well, but it was late so I regretfully turned them down.

Examples of 先週, せんしゅう in a sentence


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Kanji in this word

JLPT 5

11 strokes

week

On'Yomi: シュウ

Kun'Yomi:

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JLPT 5

6 strokes

before, ahead, previous, future, precedence

On'Yomi: セン

Kun'Yomi: さき, ま.ず

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