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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: 他, 们, 出, 可, 对, 生, 发, 用, 去, 主
Radical: 木 75.1
HSK level: 1
Other HSK 1 characters: 前, 她, 开, 样, 些, 想, 小, 好, 分, 天 more hsk 1 charaters »
Frequency rank: 92
General standard index number: 0210
English translation (based on CEDICT):
- roots or stems of plants
- the current
- classifier for books, periodicals, files etc
Unicode code point: U+672C
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