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, ぼく
Pronoun, Male term
1. I, me
used for addressing young boys
2. you
See しもべ
3. manservant
「ぼくだいじょうぶ?」といわれました。 「だいじょうぶ」とこたえました。
, 奴, , やつこ, つぶね, やつこらま
Only やつこ, Archaism
1. slave
2. retainer, servant
3. captive
Derogatory
4. varlet
Humble
5. I, me
しもべ, , 下部, 隷
Usually in kana
servant, manservant, menial
「ぼくだいじょうぶ?」といわれました。 「だいじょうぶ」とこたえました。
, やつがれ
Pronoun, Archaism, Humble
I, me
「ぼくだいじょうぶ?」といわれました。 「だいじょうぶ」とこたえました。
Particle, See 乃, occasionally ん, orig. written 乃 or 之
1. indicates possessive
2. nominalizes verbs and adjectives
See が・1
3. substitutes for "ga" in subordinate phrases
often ん
4. (at sentence-end, falling tone) indicates a confident conclusion
Female term or language
5. (at sentence-end) indicates emotional emphasis
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