Learning Japanese Kanji With Pictures Previous – Before

Meaning
before, ahead, previous, future, precedence
Kunyoumi
さき - saki, ま.ず - mazu
Onyoumi
セン - sen

A runner is always running ahead to make sure he can reach the finish line before anyone else. And that’s how you remember the kanji 先 (saki), it’s a looks like a person running towards the goal line.

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