Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

宝 (寶) bǎo Bǎo

  1. bǎo noun a jewel / gem / a treasure
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '寶' 1; Ci Yuan '寶' 1)
  2. bǎo verb to treasure / to cherish
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 珍爱 (Kroll '寶' 1a)
  3. bǎo adjective noble
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: An epithet for Buddhist things or things relating to the emperor (Kroll '寶' 1b; Ci Yuan '寶' 5)
  4. bǎo noun an imperial seal
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 宝 is synonymous with 玺 in this sense (Kroll '寶' 2; Ci Yuan '寶' 2).
  5. bǎo noun a unit of currency
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Ci Yuan '寶' 3)
  6. Bǎo proper noun Bao
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Ci Yuan '寶' 6)

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Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《龜策列傳》 Biographies of Diviners 16
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《封禪書》 Religious sacrificial ceremonies 14
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝武本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowu Emperor 10
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《大學章句》 Commentary on Great Learning 6
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《越王句踐世家》 House of King Goujian of Yue 5
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《盡心章句下》 Commentary on Jin Xin II 5
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《大學》 The Great Learning 4
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《田敬仲完世家》 House of Tian Jingzhong 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《魏世家》 House of Wei 3

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
宝鼎 寶鼎 獲寶鼎 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors 23
宝器 寶器 秦取九鼎寶器 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou 23
重宝 重寶 乃封秦重寶財物府庫 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu 10
以为宝 以為寶 仁親以為寶 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II 10
陈宝 陳寶 得陳寶 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin 7
宝龟 寶龜 家不寶龜 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《禮器》 Rites in the Formation of Character 4
言宝 言寶 有司言寶鼎出為元鼎 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝武本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowu Emperor 3
珠玉宝 珠玉寶 乃悉出珠玉寶器散堂下 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《呂太后本紀》Annals of Empress Dowager Lü 3
器重宝 器重寶 多名器重寶 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou 3
自得宝 自得寶 自得寶鼎 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝武本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowu Emperor 2