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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 僕 (boku)

Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary with Flashcard

Kana: ぼく
Kanji: 僕
Romaji: boku

Type: noun; pronoun

Meaning: I; me; manservant

Example sentences:

いや、僕と同じぐらいの背丈の人さ。
iya, boku to onaji gurai no setake no hito sa.
No, he is a man about my own size.

大至急この金が僕の所へ届かないと大変なことになる。
daishikyuu kono kane ga boku no tokoro e todokanai to taihen na koto ni naru.
It is urgent that I should have this money without delay.

僕の部屋に灯りをつけさせてくれないか?
boku no heya ni akari o tsukesasete kurenai ka.
Light the candles in my apartment, if you please.

あいにくと、それくらいのことは僕にだってわかるさ。
ainiku to, sore kurai no koto wa boku ni datte wakaru sa.
I’d worked that much out for myself, funnily enough.

Similar words:

私 (watashi); 俺 (ore); 召使 (meshitsukai)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 我 (wǒ); 仆人 (púrén)
Korean: 나 (na); 하인 (hain)

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