Jisho

×

Words — 15 found

Noun
1. bonze; monk
2. monk's dwellingOnly applies to ぼう
3. boy; son; sonny
4. I; meOnly applies to ぼう, used by male children
Suffix
5. littleFamiliar language, Only applies to ぼう, after name; familiar form of address
6. person who is ...Only applies to ぼう, often preceded by ん
Other forms
坊 【ぼん】
Details ▸
Noun
1. Buddhist priest; monkFamiliar language, Honorific or respectful (sonkeigo), See also お坊さん
2. boyFamiliar language
Details ▸
Noun
1. Buddhist priest; bonze
2. close-cropped hair; crew cut; person with a shorn head
3. boy; sonny; ladFamiliar language, Derogatory
4. not catching anything (in fishing)See also お凸 おでこ
5. the pampas grass bright card in hanafudaSee also 花札
Place
6. Bouzu
Other forms
房主 【ぼうず】
Notes
房主: Out-dated kanji.
Details ▸
Noun
1. female or male prostitute serving a monk; luring a monk into depredation
Details ▸
Noun
1. Sicyopterus japonicus (species of goby)Usually written using kana alone
Other forms
ボウズハゼ
Details ▸
ぼう 坊主
Noun
1. bozu mekuri; bonze turnup; card game using karutaSee also 歌留多 かるた
Other forms
坊主捲り 【ぼうずめくり】
Details ▸
ぼう 坊主
I-adjective
1. overly pious; sanctimonious; priestly; monkish
Other forms
坊主臭い 【ぼうずくさい】
Details ▸
ぼうにくにく 坊主憎袈裟
Expression
1. if you dislike someone, you will end up hating everything he stands for; hate a priest, and you will hate his very vestmentsProverb
Details ▸
ぼうまるもう 坊主丸儲
Expression
1. monks make pure profit; monks need no capital and have no expenses, so their income is pure profit
Details ▸

Kanji — 1 found

21.309294464032572
7 strokes. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
boy, priest's residence, priest
On: ボウ ボッ
Details ▸

Sentences — 2 found

  • 77032
    • しまった
    • かさ
    • でんしゃ電車
    • わす忘れた
    • 」「
    • あわてんぼうあわてん坊
    "Oh no! I left my umbrella on the train." "You are a scatterbrain!" Tatoeba
    Details ▸
More Sentences >

Names — 192 found

ぼう 【坊】
Family or surname
1. Bou
ぼうあい 【坊合】
Place
1. Bouai
ぼうあらく 【坊荒句】
Place
1. Bouaraku
More Names >