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On:
ゼン
zen
Kun:
まえ、-まえ
mae, -mae
Meaning:
in front, before
Grade: 2
JLPT: 5
In names: さき、さと、まい saki, sato, mai
Shape: idc
Elements: 刂,
Antonyms:
Synonyms:
Categories: N5 (JLPT)

Examples

この前
このまえ
konomae
the other day
まえ
mae
before, ago, former
前回
ぜんかい
zenkai
last time
前売り
まえうり
maeuri
advance sale
前日
ぜんじつ
zenjitsu
previous day
午前
ごぜん
gozen
morning, a.m.
名前
なまえ
namae
name
手前
てまえ
temae
in front of oneself, this side
斜め前
ななめまえ
nanamemae
diagonally in front of
駅前
えきまえ
ekimae
in front of the train station

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): jeon
Pinyin: qian2
Vietnam: Tiền

Codepoints

Big-5: AB 65
Decimal: 21069
Hex: 524D
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-33-16
Unicode UTF-16: 524D
Unicode UTF-8: E5 89 8D

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 102
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 177
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 159
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 139
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 38
Japanese For Busy People: 2.3
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 23
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 921
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 47
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 47
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1453
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 1957
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 29
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 196
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 2819
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 296
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 2, page 0272): 2011X
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 2266
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 290
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 309
The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley): 53
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 595
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 490
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 182
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