Meaning of 保

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Pinyin: bǎo
English Definition: to defend; to protect; to keep; to guarantee; to ensure; civil administration unit in the baojia 保甲 system (old); Bulgaria; Bulgarian; abbr. for 保加利亚
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (person) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
保护 bǎo to protect; to defend; to safeguard; protection; Classifiers:
保持 bǎo chí to keep; to maintain; to hold; to preserve
保证 bǎo zhèng guarantee; to guarantee; to ensure; to safeguard; to pledge; Classifiers:
保障 bǎo zhàng to ensure; to guarantee; to safeguard
保险 bǎo xiǎn insurance; to insure; safe; secure; be sure; be bound to; Classifiers:
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