See also: Appendix:Variations of "bo"
- set (of something); series; pack
- (government) ministry; department
- Bộ Giáo dục và Đào tạo ― Ministry of Education and Training
- (taxonomy) order
- radical (of a Chinese character)
- bearing and figure; appearance; carriage; look; gait
- (colloquial, often derogatory) capability (judging from one's appearance)
- foot (unit of measure equal to twelve inches)
- Synonym: foot
- (only in fixed expressions) on foot
- đi/cuốc bộ
- to walk
- đi bộ đến trường
- to walk to school
- Tao cuốc bộ muốn lọi giò luôn!
- I walked for so long my legs are literally dying!
- chạy bộ
- to run
- lội bộ
- to wade
- tản bộ
- to stroll
- (by extension, only in fixed expressions) on land
- lính thuỷ đánh bộ
- a marine
- giao thông đường bộ
- land traffic
- sentence-initial question particle, is it that? do...? I bet ...
- Bộ tụi bây thấy chán lắm hay sao vậy? ― Do you guys just get seriously bored or what?
- (dated, in compounds) Synonym of