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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 馬鹿 (baka)

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Kana: ばか
Kanji: 馬鹿
Romaji: baka

Type: noun; adjective-na

Meaning: fool; idiot; trivial matter; folly; absurdity; foolish; stupid; dull; absurd; ridiculous

Example sentences:

男というのはいくつになってもばかをやるものなんです。
otoko to iu nowa ikutsu ni natte mo baka o yaru mono nan desu.
Men are never too old to be fools.

あなたはばかじゃないのに、ときどきばかみたいなことを言いますね。
anata wa baka janai noni, tokidoki baka mitai na koto o iimasu ne.
You ain’t any fool but sometimes you talk like one.


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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 馬鹿 (baka)

もうずっと前から愛していたはずなのに、自分で気づかないなんて本当にばかだったわ。
mou zutto mae kara ai shite ita hazu na noni, jibun de kizukanai nante hontou ni baka datta wa.
I must have loved you for years and I was such a fool I didn’t know it.

わたしがそんなばかだと思う?
watashi ga sonna baka da to omou.
Do you think I’m a fool?

Similar words:

阿呆 (ahou); 間抜け (manuke)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 傻子 (shǎzi)
Korean: 바보 (babo)


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