TAKOBOTO

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前半
Readings
ぜんはん
zenhan
ぜんぱん
zenpan
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 後半
first halfpremière mi-tempserste Hälfte

Kanji
ON: ゼンKUN: まえ, -まえ
in front, before

ON: ハンKUN: なか.ば
half, middle, odd number, semi-, part-

Example sentences
そのプログラムは今頃もう始まっているはずです。だから、前半はたぶん見られないでしょう。Parts: 其の (その), プログラム, 今ごろ (いまごろ), もう, 始まる (はじまる), (はず), だから, 前半 (ぜんはん), 多分 (たぶん), 見る (みる), でしょう (でしょ)The program should have started by now, so we'll probably miss the first half.

Community comments
The words and kanji on this web site come from the amazing dictionary files JMDict, EDICT and KANJIDIC. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence. The example sentences come from the projects Tatoeba and Tanaka Corpus. Kanji search by radicals is based on the Kradfile2 and Kradfile-u files containing radical decomposition of 13108 Japanese characters. Many thanks to all the people involved in those projects!