先輩

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先輩

  1. older generation; ancestor, predecessor, senior, elder

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Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term
せん
Grade: 1
はい > ぱい
Grade: S
on'yomi
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Noun[edit]

先輩 (hiragana せんぱい, romaji senpai)

  1. a senior, one who has seniority
  2. an upperclassman

Suffix[edit]

先輩 (hiragana せんぱい, romaji -senpai)

  1. applied as an honorific to the name of one who is senior or has seniority

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Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Noun[edit]

先輩 (seonbae) (hangeul 선배)

  1. Hanja form? of 선배, “a senior or elder in an organization
  2. an upperclassman”.