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[さき()·]
sakini
adverb

Alternate Written Forms:

[さき()·]
sakini

Root Words:

[さき() + に]
saki + ni

English Meaning(s) for 先に

adverb
  1. previously; before; earlier; formerly; recently
  2. first; before (something or someone else); ahead (of); earlier
  3. beforehand; in advance; ahead of time

Definition and Synonyms for 先に

Previously at an earlier time or formerly
Synonyms: かねて, かねる, あらかじめ, 以前, 先に, 先に, 先立つ, 先立って, 前に, 前もって
Earlier earlier in time
Synonyms: かつて, かねて, かねる, 先に, 先に, 前に
Erstwhile at a previous time
Synonyms: かつて, 以前, 先に, 先に, 前に
Earlier previously
Synonyms: かつて, かねて, かねる, 先に, 先に, 前に

Meanings for each kanji in 先に

» before; ahead; previous; future; precedence

Stroke Order Diagrams for 先に

Sample Sentences for 先に

He walked before me.
Go on ahead. I'll catch up with you soon.
A gas station is one kilometer ahead.
Don't go too far ahead of us.
He nudged me to go ahead.

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