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Re-borrowing from Japanese ボール(bōru, board), itself from English board. Alternatively, an abbreviation of the term Danbooru (from Japanese 段ボール, danbōru, “corrugated cardboard”), the name of a particular imageboard software product.

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Particularly: “not sure about this”


booru ‎(plural boorus)

  1. (Internet) A form of imageboard where images are categorized with tags.


  • 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan