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běn(ben3) , bēn(ben1) // pronunciations of 本 in Mandarin Pinyin

Basic information about 本

Unihan definition: root, origin, source; basis

Number of strokes: 5
Examples of other characters consisting of 5 strokes: , , , , , , , , ,

Radical:  75.1

HSK level: 1
Other HSK 1 characters: , , , , , , , , , more hsk 1 charaters »

Frequency rank: 92

General standard index number: 0210

English translation (based on CEDICT):

本[běn]:
- roots or stems of plants
- origin
- source
- this
- the current
- root
- foundation
- basis
- classifier for books, periodicals, files etc
- originally

Details

Unicode code point: U+672C

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