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Definition of Boy


  1. A male child, from birth to the age of puberty; a lad; hence, a son.
  2. To act as a boy; -- in allusion to the former practice of boys acting women's parts on the stage.
  3. In various countries, a male servant, laborer, or slave of a native or inferior race; also, any man of such a race.
More "Boy" Quotations

Boy Translations

boy in Afrikaans is seun
boy in Dutch is knaap, jongen
boy in Finnish is poika
boy in French is serviteur
boy in German is Knabe, Junge
boy in Italian is giovinetto, ragazzo
boy in Latin is puer
boy in Norwegian is gutt
boy in Portuguese is menino, rapaz
boy in Spanish is criado, muchacho, chico
boy in Swedish is pojke, yngling