前衛

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See also: 前卫

Chinese[edit]

 
before; in front; ago; former; previous; earlier; front
 
to guard; to protect; to defend; (surname)
trad. (前衛)
simp. (前卫)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

前衛

  1. vanguard
  2. forward (soccer position)

Adjective[edit]

前衛

  1. avant-garde

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ぜん
Grade: 2
えい
Grade: 5
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

前衛 (hiragana ぜんえい, rōmaji zen'ei)

  1. vanguard (leading units of an army)
  2. forward (player nearest to the opposing soccer team), lineman (playing position in football), or similar positions in tennis, volleyball, and other sports
  3. avant-garde, vanguard (forefront of any group or movement)

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

前衛 (jeonwi) (hangeul 전위)

  1. Hanja form? of 전위.