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General information for this kanji:

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 kun yomi:   saki, ma.zu, pon
 SKIP Code  2-4-2
 Stroke Count:   6
 Radical:   10
 Frequency Of Use  192
 Grade:   First Grade
 English Tags:   before, ahead, previous, future, precedence
 External Link(s):   dartmouth.edu      Kanji-Quiz

This kanji appears in the following expressions:
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 Expression, Lesson Nr  Kanji-Writing  Translation
  mazu 14    first (of all); to start with
  sakini 12    before; earlier than
  sengetsu 7    last month
  senpai 11    senior (at work or school); elder
  sensei 1    teacher; master; doctor
  senshuu 13    last week; the week before