Today’s second #kanji is #先, which is listed under #にんにょう/#ひとあし（儿）. Apparently the top part was originally written with a variation of 之, which means “to go.”
Meaning: ahead, prior, first
先生（センセイ）: a teacher
先日（センジツ）: the other day, a few days ago (it is NOT yesterday)
先週（センシュウ）: last week
先月（センゲツ）: last month
祖先（ソセン）: an ancestor, a forefather
優先（ユウセン）: preference, priority
先（さき）: the tip/end (of something), the head/front, earlier, ahead, etc.
店先（みせさき）: the storefront
目先（めさき）（の）: immediate, present
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