What does baka mean?

Tell me, please

April 3, 2019


If you want to make it clear that you're using the term in a humorous/affectionate way, you can say 馬鹿ちゃん (baka-chan).

April 3, 2019

baka(馬鹿) means "fool, idiot".

April 3, 2019

This is a nice article if you want an in-depth explanation.

April 7, 2019

“Baka” (ばか, or 馬鹿) is used to call someone an idiot or stupid, or imply they are being foolish. It’s used often in Anime, sometimes in a sarcastic or humorous tone.

April 3, 2019

everyone is correct. it means stupid, foolish, idiot etc. but sometimes you use it as a idiom when something breaks.

For example ねじがばかになる。 means the screw has broken and getting loose.

April 8, 2019

Baka ,simply put, means idiot. Though it can be used in an affectionate or teasing way as Baka-chan(馬鹿ちゃん) for your air headed or spacey friend.

June 26, 2019
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