Definition and Synonyms for 僕
|Manservant||a man servant|
|Synonyms:||め, やつ, しもべ, 下僕, 下男, 下部, 僕, 僕, 奴, 家僕, 臣|
|Menial||a domestic servant|
|Synonyms:||しもべ, 下郎, 下部, 僕, 僕, 召し使い, 召し使う, 奉公人, 臣|
Meanings for each kanji in 僕
|»||僕||me; I (male)|
Categories 僕 is a member of
|Servant||a person working in the service of another (especially in the household)|
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Sample Sentences for 僕
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Between "ore", "boku", and "watashi", I like using "boku" the most because I think "ore" is too rude and "watashi" is too formal.
Actually, it's 俺, "Ore" which is used exclusively by males. "Boku" is masculine, but some girls refer to themselves via this word as well. Sort of tomboyish.
僕 is a bit informal and yes, only used by men. 俺（おれ）is even more informal and should be used sparingly (also used only by men). Everyone can use 私 though to be polite. :)
I think that you have to aclare that "Boku" 「僕」 is only used as "I" when it's refer to a man. Maybe (because i only have a couple of months learning Japanese) i'm wrong so i'd like that someone reponse me if it's ok or not. Thanks ^^
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