前人

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Chinese[edit]

 
before; in front; ago; former; previous; earlier; front
man; person; people
simp. and trad.
(前人)
alt. forms 前儂前侬 (chêng-lâng; chûiⁿ-) Min Nan

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

前人

  1. the ancients; people in ancient times; forefathers
  2. predecessor
  3. the person referred to above
  4. the person facing one

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ぜん
Grade: 2
じん
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

前人 (hiragana ぜんじん, rōmaji zenjin)

  1. predecessor
  2. former people