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Readings
せんぱつ
senpatsu
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
May take the particle 'no'
forerunner, advance party, going on ahead

being in a (team sports) match or game from the start, starting
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Dialect: Kansai-ben
first train to depart (from now)früheres Aufbrechen, früherer Start

Kanji
ON: センKUN: さき, ま.ず
before, ahead, previous, future, precedence

ON: ハツ, ホツKUN: た.つ, あば.く, おこ.る, つか.わす, はな.つ
departure, discharge, publish, emit, start from, disclose, counter for gunshots

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