Learn JLPT N4 Kanji

Meaning of 早

early, fast


ソウ、 サッ
sou, sa



Learn Japanese kanji: 【ソウ、 サッ / はや(い)】

Meaning: early, fast.

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How to write 早 - stroke order:

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Stroke Count: 6

- Example Sentences

Each example sentence includes a Japanese kana reading, the romaji reading, and the English translation.

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Example #1

anata wa shigoto ga hayai.
You are a quick worker.
Example #2

hayakereba hayai hodo yoi.
The earlier the better.
Example #3

dekiru dake hayameni sore wo okutte kuremasu ka?
Could you have that sent to me as soon as possible?
Example #4

kare wa amari hayakuchi nanode nani wo itteiru no ka wakaranai.
He spoke so fast I had no idea what he said.
Example #5

hayaku kaeranakereba naranai no nara hayaku kaette kuru.
I'll come home earlier if I must.
Example #6

anata no sassoku no go henji wo kansha shimasu.
Thank you for your prompt response.

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