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Meaning of 坊

boy, priest


ボウ、 ボッ
bou, bo



Learn Japanese kanji: 【ボウ、 ボッ】

Meaning: boy, priest.

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Example #1

sono akanbou wa nete iru.
The baby is sleeping.
Example #2

kesa wa nebou shichattan da.
I overslept this morning.
Example #3

obousan no hanashi ga kiite mitai.
I'd like to hear what a monk has to say.
Example #4

watashi no chikoku no riyuu wa nebou desu.
The reason I'm late is because I overslept.
Example #5

sono obousan ga o kei o yonde iru.
That Buddhist priest is reading a sutra.

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