Meaning of 保

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Pinyin: bǎo
English Definition: Bulgaria; Bulgarian; abbr. for 保加利亚 ; to defend; to protect; to keep; to guarantee; to ensure; civil administration unit in the baojia 保甲 system (old)
Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (person) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
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Example Words:
保证 [ bǎo zhèng ]: guarantee; to guarantee; to ensure; to safeguard; to pledge; Classifiers:
保护 [ bǎo ]: to protect; to defend; to safeguard; protection; Classifiers:
保持 [ bǎo chí ]: to keep; to maintain; to hold; to preserve
保存 [ bǎo cún ]: to conserve; to preserve; to keep; to save (a file etc) (computing)
保留 [ bǎo liú ]: to keep; to retain; to have reservations (about sth); to hold back (from saying sth); to put aside for later
More: 保* | *保 | *保*
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