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空前
Readings
くうぜん
kuuzen
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
unprecedented, record-breakingEinmaligkeit, Beispiellosigkeit

Kanji
ON: クウKUN: そら, あ.く, あ.き, あ.ける, から, す.く, す.かす, むな.しい
empty, sky, void, vacant, vacuum

ON: ゼンKUN: まえ, -まえ
in front, before

Example sentences
これは空前の大事件として歴史に残るでしょう。Parts: 此れ (これ), 空前 (くうぜん), (だい), 事件 (じけん), として, 歴史 (れきし), 残る (のこる), でしょう (でしょ)This will go down in history as the greatest event that has ever taken place.

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