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* TransEqualsGay: Unfortunately assumed by most of Akira's classmates. They tend to use he/him pronouns and call her gay behind her back.
* TransRelationshipTroubles: Hime is confused about her feelings towards her recently-out friend Akira. She worries that she subconsciously sees Akira as a boy, but a friend helps her realize that she ''does'' she Akira as a girl (though she [[IfItsYouItsOkay wouldn't mind if Akira was cis either]]).

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* TransEqualsGay: Unfortunately assumed by In-universe, most of Akira's classmates. They tend to use he/him pronouns classmates gender her as male and call her gay behind her back.
* TransRelationshipTroubles: Hime is confused about her feelings towards her recently-out friend Akira. She worries that she subconsciously sees Akira as a boy, but a friend helps her realize that she ''does'' she Akira as a girl (though she [[IfItsYouItsOkay wouldn't mind if Akira was a cis boy either]]).


Unrelated to ''Manga/KimiToBoku''.

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Unrelated to ''Manga/KimiToBoku''.''Manga/YouAndMe'', also known as ''Kimi to Boku''.


''Kanojo ni Naritai Kimi to Boku'' is a drama and SliceofLife 2018 manga by Umi Takase.

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''Kanojo ni Naritai Kimi to Boku'' is a drama and SliceofLife SliceOfLife 2018 manga by Umi Takase.


A 2018 manga by Umi Takase.

Hime Sakuragaike has secretly been in love with her childhood friend Akira Yonezawa since they were kids, but Akira only recently came out to her as being a girl. Although surprised, Hime offers her full support, and the secret is kept between them for a few years. Upon starting high school with Hime, Akira decides to start living as a girl full-time. However, since Akira garners a certain amount of attention, Hime takes it upon herself to aggressively stick up for Akira whenever necessary. Not wanting Akira to be singled out as an object of ridicule, Hime decides that her only option is to put herself in Akira's shoes.

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A ''Kanojo ni Naritai Kimi to Boku'' is a drama and SliceofLife 2018 manga by Umi Takase.

Hime Sakuragaike has secretly been in love with her childhood friend Akira Yonezawa since they were kids, but Akira only recently came out to her as being a girl. Although surprised, Hime offers her full support, and the secret is kept between them for a few years. Upon starting high school with Hime, Akira decides to start living as a girl full-time. However, since Akira garners a certain amount of attention, Hime takes it upon herself to aggressively stick up for Akira whenever necessary. Not wanting Akira to be singled out as an object of ridicule, Hime decides that her only option is to put herself in Akira's shoes.
shoes and dress as a boy.

The manga finished in 2020, with 50 chapters.



* CentralTheme: BeYourself, living genuinely as who you are, regardless of what others might think.



* ShoutOut: A few times, the manga references Simone DeBouvair's quote "One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman".

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* MeaningfulName: [[spoiler:In the DistantFinale, Hime and Hiro ask for Akira to name their son. She names him Makoto, which means "truth", a word that has great meaning for her.]]
* ShoutOut: A few times, the manga references Simone DeBouvair's [=DeBouvair=]'s quote "One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman".



* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Hime purposefully invokes this by wearing the boys' uniform, to take attention way from Akira and make her appear more feminine by comparison.

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* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Hime purposefully invokes this by wearing the boys' uniform, to take attention way away from Akira and make her appear more feminine by comparison.



* TransRelationshipTroubles: Hime is confused for her feelings towards her recently-out friend Akira. She worries that she subconsciously sees Akira as a boy, but a friend helps her realize that she ''does'' she Akira as a girl (though she [[IfItsYouItsOkay wouldn't mind if Akira was cis either]]).

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* TransRelationshipTroubles: Hime is confused for about her feelings towards her recently-out friend Akira. She worries that she subconsciously sees Akira as a boy, but a friend helps her realize that she ''does'' she Akira as a girl (though she [[IfItsYouItsOkay wouldn't mind if Akira was cis either]]).either]]).
* WeddingFinale: The final two chapters of the manga are set in a wedding 9 or 10 years after the plot's events. [[spoiler:The wedding is Yuuka's and she's marrying an old crush of hers.]]

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* ShoutOut: A few times, the manga references Simone DeBouvair's quote "One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman".

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Unrelated to ''Manga/KimiToBoku''.


!! Kanojo Ni Naritai Kimi To Boku contains examples of:

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!! Kanojo Ni !!''Kanojo ni Naritai Kimi To Boku to Boku'' contains examples of:


* TransEqualsGay: Unfortunately assumed by most of Akira's classmates. They tend to use he/him pronouns and call her gay behind her back.* * TransRelationshipTroubles: Hime is confused for her feelings towards her recently-out friend Akira. She worries that she subconsciously sees Akira as a boy, but a friend helps her realize that she ''does'' she Akira as a girl (though she [[IfItsYouItsOkay wouldn't mind if Akira was cis either]]).

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* TransEqualsGay: Unfortunately assumed by most of Akira's classmates. They tend to use he/him pronouns and call her gay behind her back.* back.
* TransRelationshipTroubles: Hime is confused for her feelings towards her recently-out friend Akira. She worries that she subconsciously sees Akira as a boy, but a friend helps her realize that she ''does'' she Akira as a girl (though she [[IfItsYouItsOkay wouldn't mind if Akira was cis either]]).


* TransEqualsGay: Unfortunately assumed by most of Akira's classmates. They tend to use he/him pronouns and call her gay behind her back.

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* TransEqualsGay: Unfortunately assumed by most of Akira's classmates. They tend to use he/him pronouns and call her gay behind her back.* * TransRelationshipTroubles: Hime is confused for her feelings towards her recently-out friend Akira. She worries that she subconsciously sees Akira as a boy, but a friend helps her realize that she ''does'' she Akira as a girl (though she [[IfItsYouItsOkay wouldn't mind if Akira was cis either]]).


A 2019 manga by Umi Takase.

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A 2019 2018 manga by Umi Takase.


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* CatSmile: Taneno

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* %%* CatSmile: Taneno



* ClingyJealousGirl: Hime is this to Akira, although she doesn't realize it.
* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: Anzu, big time.

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* %%* ClingyJealousGirl: Hime is this to Akira, although she doesn't realize it.
* %%* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: Anzu, big time.



* {{Gayngst}}: Hime has an interesting variation, where she experiences self-hate because [[spoiler: she believes her continued crush on Akira means she doesn't see her as a girl. Yukka assures her that isn't the case, but reveals she follows the more traditional route of the trope, quitting track and field because she fell in love with a fellow team member. ]]
* GoodParents: Both Akira and Hime's moms seem very supportive when she came out and started presenting femininely.
** Averted with Akira's dad, who believes that Akira is just going through a phase.

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* {{Gayngst}}: Hime has an interesting variation, where she experiences self-hate because [[spoiler: she [[spoiler:she believes her continued crush on Akira means she doesn't see her as a girl. Yukka assures her that isn't the case, but reveals she follows the more traditional route of the trope, quitting track and field because she fell in love with a fellow team member. ]]
* GoodParents: Both Akira and Hime's moms seem very supportive when she came out and started presenting femininely.
** Averted with
femininely. Akira's dad, who believes however, subverts the trope by believing that Akira is just going through a phase.



* InnocentBigot: Taneno invokes this when she [[spoiler:asks Akira to be her boyfriend. To be fair, she wasn't in the room when the teacher explained that Akira was transgender.]]

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* InnocentBigot: Taneno invokes this when she [[spoiler:asks Akira to be her boyfriend.boyfriend]]. To be fair, she wasn't in the room when the teacher explained that Akira was transgender.]]

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* CryCute: Hime often does this when she gets mad on Akira's behalf.


* InnocentBigot: Taneno invokes this when she {{asks Akira to be her boyfriend. To be fair, she wasn't in the room when the teacher explained that Akira was transgender.}}

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* InnocentBigot: Taneno invokes this when she {{asks [[spoiler:asks Akira to be her boyfriend. To be fair, she wasn't in the room when the teacher explained that Akira was transgender.}} ]]


* Shrinking Violet: Akira in the beginning chapters. She hides in the background, accepts others' mockery as inevitable, and apologizes constantly.

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* Shrinking Violet: ShrinkingViolet: Akira in the beginning chapters. She hides in the background, accepts others' mockery as inevitable, and apologizes constantly.

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* InnocentBigot: Taneno invokes this when she {{asks Akira to be her boyfriend. To be fair, she wasn't in the room when the teacher explained that Akira was transgender.}}
* Shrinking Violet: Akira in the beginning chapters. She hides in the background, accepts others' mockery as inevitable, and apologizes constantly.

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