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English Meaning(s) for 前者

  1. the former

Definition and Synonyms for 前者

Former the first of two or the first mentioned of two
Synonyms: 前者

Meanings for each kanji in 前者

in front; before Kanji Details »
someone; person Kanji Details »

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Number One the first or highest in an ordering or series
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Sample Sentences for 前者

It is true that Aristotle distinguishes the tyrant from the king by the fact that the former governs in his own interest, and the latter only for the good of his subjects; but it would follow from Aristotle's distinction that, from the very beginning of the world, there has not yet been a single king.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
The pigeon and the ostrich are both birds; the one can fly and the other cannot.
Rose and lilies are in bloom in the garden. I like these better than those.
Work and play are both necessary to health; this gives us rest, and that gives us energy.

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