How to Say “After you.” in Japanese

How do you say “After you.” in Japanese?

Today’s phrase is :

After you.


 osakini douzo*

*We do not clearly pronounce the vowels in the middle of a word. We pronounce “douzo” like “dōzo”.

  • お先に (osakini) = go ahead
  • どうぞ (douzo) = please

It literally means “Please go ahead.”.

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