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  *本* | 本* | *本
root / stem / origin / source / this / the current / original / inherent / originally / classifier for books, periodicals, files etc
  *經* | 經* | *經
classics / sacred book / scripture / to pass through / to undergo / to bear / to endure / warp (textile) / longitude / menstruation / channel (TCM) / abbr. for economics 經濟|经济
  *書* | 書* | *書
book / letter / document / CL: , 冊|册, / to write
  *開* | 開* | *開
to open / to start / to turn on / to boil / to write out (a prescription, check, invoice etc) / to operate (a vehicle) / carat (gold) / abbr. for Kelvin, 開爾文|开尔文 / abbr. for 開本|开本, book format
  *回* | 回* | *回
to circle / to go back / to turn around / to answer / to return / to revolve / Hui ethnic group (Chinese Muslims) / time / classifier for acts of a play / section or chapter (of a classic book)
the Great Learning, one of the Four Books 四書|四书 in Confucianism
  *易* | 易* | *易
surname Yi / abbr. for 易經|易经, the Book of Changes
  *著* | 著* | *著
to make known / to show / to prove / to write / book / outstanding
  *卷* | 卷* | *卷
scroll / book / volume / chapter / examination paper / classifier for books, paintings: volume, scroll
  *簿* | 簿* | *簿
a book / a register / account-book
booking / reservation / to book / to make an appointment
  *折* | 折* | *折
to break / to fracture / to snap / to suffer loss / to bend / to twist / to turn / to change direction / convinced / to convert into (currency) / discount / rebate / tenth (in price) / classifier for theatrical scenes / to fold / accounts book
books (in a library or bookstore) / CL: , 冊|册,
books / works
  *詩* | 詩* | *詩
abbr. for Shijing 詩經|诗经, the Book of Songs
specific topic (addressed by a book, lecture, TV program etc) / article, report or program etc on a specific topic
(technical) manual / (book of) directions / synopsis (of a play or film) / specification (patent) / CL:
  *鼎* | 鼎* | *鼎
ancient cooking cauldron with two looped handles and three or four legs / pot (dialect) / to enter upon a period of (classical) / Kangxi radical 206 / one of the 64 hexagrams of the Book of Changes
  *乘* | 乘* | *乘
four horse military chariot (archaic) / four (archaic) / generic term for history books
Chinese language (Mandarin), emphasizing its national nature / Chinese as a primary or secondary school subject / Chinese in the context of the Nationalist Government / Guoyu, book of historical narrative c. 10th-5th century BC
  *冊* | 冊* | *冊
book / booklet / classifier for books
  *恆* | 恆* | *恆
permanent / constant / fixed / usual / ordinary / rule (old) / one of the 64 trigrams of the Book of Changes
to read a book / to study / to attend school
to place an order / to book ahead
this text / article / the main body of a book
to book tickets / to issue tickets
electronic book / e-book / e-book reader
  *籍* | 籍* | *籍
book or record / registry / roll / place of one's family or ancestral records / membership
to reserve a seat / to book a table / reservation
Superman, comic book superhero
one of the three main divisions of the Book of Songs 詩經|诗经
picture book
fragment (of speech etc) / extract (from book etc) / episode (of story etc)
to write / literary work / book / article / writings / CL:
good-looking / nice-looking / good (of a movie, book, TV show etc) / embarrassed / humiliated
treasure-house / treasury / treasure-trove (often fig., book of treasured wisdom)
  *損* | 損* | *損
to decrease / to lose / to damage / to harm / (coll.) to speak sarcastically / to deride / caustic / mean / one of the 64 trigrams of the Book of Changes (old)
the eight divinatory trigrams of the Book of Changes 易經|易经 / gossip / gossipy
blacklist / list of proscribed people (books etc)
  *芸* | 芸* | *芸
common rue (Ruta graveolens) / books and libraries
to open a book / open-book (exam)
guide (e.g. book or other printed material)
address book / directory
reference book
spring and autumn / four seasons / year / a person's age / annals (used in book titles)
a series of books / a collection of books
copy (of a document) / book with model calligraphy for copying
study of the Book of Changes 易經|易经
quotation (from a book or existing source)
memorandum / aide-memoire / memorandum book
book / CL:
collection of documents / library / book series / sequence of data, esp. genome
main text (as opposed to footnotes) / main body (of a book)
advance sale / to sell in advance / to book
  *笈* | 笈* | *笈
trunks (for books)
canonical text / treasury (i.e. book of treasured wisdom)
author's preface / autobiographical notes as introduction to a book
notes on the use of a book / guide to the reader
  *叢* | 叢* | *叢
cluster / collection / collection of books / thicket
to audit accounts / to inspect accounting books
secret book or collection of books
white paper (e.g. containing proposals for new legislation) / white book
to borrow books to read
original (of a document) / reserved copy (of a library book)
books and publications
Guanzi or Guan Zhong 管仲 (-645 BC), famous politician of Qi 齊國|齐国 of Spring and Autumn period / Guanzi, classical book containing writings of Guan Zhong and his school
a store room for books / fig. an erudite person / the Bibliotheca and Epitome of pseudo-Apollodorus
exercise book / workbook / CL:
pornographic book
ancient books or records
your work (book, musical composition etc) (honorific) / to erupt / to begin abruptly
Genesis (first book of the Bible)
name of a book / reputation as calligrapher
admonition / exhortation / dictum / the biblical Book of Proverbs
hardcover (book) / elaborately packaged / opposite: 簡裝|简装
a poem / a composition in verse / fig. epic (compared with historical epic) / the biblical Book of Psalms
Siku Quanshu (collection of books compiled during Qing dynasty)
cashier / to receive and hand over payment / to lend and borrow books
entire book / unabridged book / entire multi-volume work / comprehensive volume
  *卦* | 卦* | *卦
divinatory diagram / one of the eight divinatory trigrams of the Book of Changes 易經|易经 / one of the sixty-four divinatory hexagrams of the Book of Changes 易經|易经
incision / notch / slit / gash / margin of a page / trimmed edge (of a page in a book)
The Book of Changes ("I Ching")
reference book (such as dictionary, almanac, gazetteer etc)
excerpt / selection (from a book) / to select / to choose an extract
Laozi or Lao-tze (c. 500 BC), Chinese philosopher, the founder of Taoism / the sacred book of Daoism, 道德經|道德经 by Laozi
shift in the trend of events / turnaround / plot shift in a book / turn in the conversation
bookbinding / to bind (books etc)
best-seller / best-selling book / blockbuster
to irrigate / to pour water into / to inject water into meat to increase its weight (plumping) / to cook the books / to post low-value messages (small talk etc) on Internet forums
imperial edict / heavenly book (superstition) / obscure or illegible writing / double dutch
account book
to cram (Taiwan, from Taiwanese khè su 齧書, lit. to gnaw a book) / to study / see also 啃書|啃书
unabridged / complete book
holy book
to collect books / library collection
book contract
to read a sample chapter of a book / to subscribe to a publication on a trial basis / to attend classes on a trial basis
Book of Leviticus / Third Book of Moses
scroll (book or painting)
to study attentively (a book) / to delve into

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