前奏

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Chinese[edit]

 
front, forepart; in front; past; former; previous; last; before; preceding; earlier; ago; future; time ahead; first; top; battlefront; to move forward
present a memorial; to achieve; to play
simp. and trad.
(前奏)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

前奏

  1. () (music) prelude
  2. (figuratively) prelude; preliminary; preparation
  3. Alternative name for 前戲前戏 (qiánxì, “foreplay”).

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ぜん
Grade: 2
そう
Grade: 6
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

前奏 (hiragana ぜんそう, rōmaji zensō)

  1. prelude

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN