bao3
jewel; gem; treasure; precious

strokes 20
radical
strokes after radical 17
八宝丹 八寶丹 ba1 bao3 dan1
eight-jewel elixir (TCM)

巴宝莉 巴寶莉 ba1 bao3 li4
Burberry (brand)

八宝山 八寶山 ba1 bao3 shan1
Mt Babao in Haidian district of Beijing

八宝山革命公墓 八寶山革命公墓 ba1 bao3 shan1 ge2 ming4 gong1 mu4
Mt Babao Revolutionary Cemetery in Haidian district of Beijing

八宝眼药 八寶眼藥 ba1 bao3 yan3 yao4
eight-jewel eye ointment (TCM)

八宝粥 八寶粥 ba1 bao3 zhou1
rice congee made with red beans, lotus seeds, longan, red dates, nuts etc

百宝箱 百寶箱 bai3 bao3 xiang1
treasure chest

帮宝适 幫寶適 bang1 bao3 shi4
(brand) Pampers

宝安 寶安 bao3 an1
Bao'an district of Shenzhen City 深圳市, Guangdong

宝安区 寶安區 bao3 an1 qu1
Bao'an district of Shenzhen City 深圳市, Guangdong

宝爸 寶爸 bao3 ba4
dad

宝宝 寶寶 bao3 bao3
darling; baby

宝贝 寶貝 bao3 bei4
treasured object; treasure; darling; baby; cowry; good-for-nothing or queer character

宝贝儿 寶貝兒 bao3 bei4 er5
erhua variant of 寶貝|宝贝

宝贝疙瘩 寶貝疙瘩 bao3 bei4 ge1 da5
(of a child) apple of one's eye

宝成铁路 寶成鐵路 bao3 cheng2 tie3 lu4
Baoji-Chengdu Railway

宝刀不老 寶刀不老 bao3 dao1 bu4 lao3
lit. a good sword always remains sharp (idiom); fig. (of one's skills etc) to be as good as ever; the old man still has it

宝刀未老 寶刀未老 bao3 dao1 wei4 lao3
treasure knife does not age (idiom); old but still vigorous

宝岛 寶島 bao3 dao3
Formosa

宝坻 寶坻 bao3 di3
Baodi rural district in Tianjin 天津

宝坻区 寶坻區 bao3 di3 qu1
Baodi rural district in Tianjin 天津

宝典 寶典 bao3 dian3
canonical text; treasury (i.e. book of treasured wisdom)

宝殿 寶殿 bao3 dian4
king's palace; throne hall

宝丰 寶豐 bao3 feng1
Baofeng county in Pingdingshan 平頂山|平顶山, Henan

宝丰县 寶豐縣 bao3 feng1 xian4
Baofeng county in Pingdingshan 平頂山|平顶山, Henan

宝盖 寶蓋 bao3 gai4
name of "roof" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 40); see also 宀

宝盖草 寶蓋草 bao3 gai4 cao3
henbit deadnettle (Lamium amplexicaule)

宝钢 寶鋼 bao3 gang1
Baosteel, China's largest steel maker

宝钢集团 寶鋼集團 bao3 gang1 ji2 tuan2
Baosteel, China's largest steel maker

宝贵 寶貴 bao3 gui4
valuable; precious; to value; to treasure; to set store by

宝葫芦 寶葫蘆 bao3 hu2 lu5
magic gourd, granting your every wish

宝葫芦的秘密 寶葫蘆的秘密 bao3 hu2 lu5 de5 mi4 mi4
Secret of the magic gourd (1958), prize-winning children's fairy tale by Zhang Tian'yi 張天翼|张天翼

宝货 寶貨 bao3 huo4
precious object; treasure

宝鸡 寶雞 bao3 ji1
Baoji prefecture level city in Shaanxi; called Chencang 陳倉|陈仓 in ancient times

宝鸡市 寶雞市 bao3 ji1 shi4
Baoji prefecture level city in Shaanxi; called Chencang 陳倉|陈仓 in ancient times

宝嘉康蒂 寶嘉康蒂 bao3 jia1 kang1 di4
Pocahontas (c. 1595-1617), native American noted for her association with the colony of Jamestown, Virginia

宝剑 寶劍 bao3 jian4
(double-edged) sword

宝洁 寶潔 bao3 jie2
Procter & Gamble (consumer goods company)

宝洁公司 寶潔公司 bao3 jie2 gong1 si1
Procter & Gamble

宝库 寶庫 bao3 ku4
treasure-house; treasury; treasure-trove (often fig., book of treasured wisdom)

宝莱坞 寶萊塢 bao3 lai2 wu4
Bollywood (film industry based in Mumbai, India)

宝蓝 寶藍 bao3 lan2
sapphire blue

宝丽金 寶麗金 bao3 li4 jin1
PolyGram (record label)

宝丽来 寶麗來 bao3 li4 lai2
Polaroid

宝林 寶林 bao3 lin2
Po Lam (area in Hong Kong)

宝妈 寶媽 bao3 ma1
mom

宝马 寶馬 bao3 ma3
BMW (car company)

宝马 寶馬 bao3 ma3
precious horse

宝马香车 寶馬香車 bao3 ma3 xiang1 che1
precious horses and magnificent carriage (idiom); rich family with extravagant lifestyle; ostentatious display of luxury

宝瓶 寶瓶 bao3 ping2
Aquarius (star sign)

宝瓶座 寶瓶座 bao3 ping2 zuo4
Aquarius (constellation and sign of the zodiac); also called 水瓶座

宝清 寶清 bao3 qing1
Baoqing county in Shuangyashan 雙鴨山|双鸭山, Heilongjiang

宝清县 寶清縣 bao3 qing1 xian4
Baoqing county in Shuangyashan 雙鴨山|双鸭山, Heilongjiang

宝山 寶山 bao3 shan1
Baoshang District of Shanghai; Baoshan District of Shuangyashan city 雙鴨山|双鸭山, Heilongjiang; Baoshan or Paoshan township in Hsinchu County 新竹縣|新竹县, northwest Taiwan

宝山区 寶山區 bao3 shan1 qu1
Baoshang district of Shanghai; Baoshan district of Shuangyashan city 雙鴨山|双鸭山, Heilongjiang

宝山乡 寶山鄉 bao3 shan1 xiang1
Baoshan or Paoshan township in Hsinchu County 新竹縣|新竹县, northwest Taiwan

宝生佛 寶生佛 bao3 sheng1 fo2
Ratnasambhava Buddha

宝石 寶石 bao3 shi2
precious stone; gem

宝书 寶書 bao3 shu1
treasured book

宝塔 寶塔 bao3 ta3
pagoda

宝塔菜 寶塔菜 bao3 ta3 cai4
Chinese artichoke; Stachys sieboldii

宝塔区 寶塔區 bao3 ta3 qu1
Baota or Pagoda district of Yan'an city 延安市, Shaanxi

宝特瓶 寶特瓶 bao3 te4 ping2
plastic bottle

宝贴 寶貼 bao3 tie1
Blu-tack (brand)

宝物 寶物 bao3 wu4
treasure

宝兴 寶興 bao3 xing1
Baoxing county in Ya'an 雅安, Sichuan

宝兴歌鸫 寶興歌鶇 bao3 xing1 ge1 dong1
(bird species of China) Chinese thrush (Turdus mupinensis)

宝兴县 寶興縣 bao3 xing1 xian4
Baoxing county in Ya'an 雅安, Sichuan

宝兴鹛雀 寶興鶥雀 bao3 xing4 mei2 que4
(bird species of China) rufous-tailed babbler (Moupinia poecilotis)

宝应 寶應 bao3 ying1
Baoying county in Yangzhou 揚州|扬州, Jiangsu

宝应县 寶應縣 bao3 ying1 xian4
Baoying county in Yangzhou 揚州|扬州, Jiangsu

宝玉 寶玉 bao3 yu4
precious jade; treasures

宝藏 寶藏 bao3 zang4
precious (mineral) deposits; (budd.) the treasure of Buddha's law

宝志 寶誌 bao3 zhi4
Baozhi, or Pao-chih, Chinese monk (418–514), also known as 保誌|保志 or 誌公|志公

宝座 寶座 bao3 zuo4
throne

贝宝 貝寶 bei4 bao3
PayPal (Internet payment and money transfer company)

财宝 財寶 cai2 bao3
money and valuables

蚕宝宝 蠶寶寶 can2 bao3 bao3
silkworm

充电宝 充電寶 chong1 dian4 bao3
portable charger; mobile power pack

丑妻近地家中宝 醜妻近地家中寶 chou3 qi1 jin4 di4 jia1 zhong1 bao3
an ugly wife is a treasure at home (idiom)

传家宝 傳家寶 chuan2 jia1 bao3
family heirloom

大宝 大寶 da4 bao3
Taiho (era)

大雄宝殿 大雄寶殿 da4 xiong2 bao3 dian4
Hall of Great Strength, main hall of a Buddhist temple containing the main image of veneration 大雄

东宝 東寶 dong1 bao3
Dongbao district of Jingmen city 荊門市|荆门市, Hubei

东宝区 東寶區 dong1 bao3 qu1
Dongbao district of Jingmen city 荊門市|荆门市, Hubei

多宝鱼 多寶魚 duo1 bao3 yu2
turbot; European imported turbot; same as 大菱鮃|大菱鲆

二宝 二寶 er4 bao3
second child; second baby

法宝 法寶 fa3 bao3
Buddha's teaching; Buddhist monk's apparel, staff etc; (Daoism) magic weapon; talisman; fig. specially effective device; magic wand

干宝 干寶 gan1 bao3
Gan Bao (?-336), Chinese historian and writer, author of In Search of the Supernatural 搜神記|搜神记

瑰宝 瑰寶 gui1 bao3
gem; (fig.) rare and valuable item; gem; treasure

龟甲宝螺 龜甲寶螺 gui1 jia3 bao3 luo2
Mauritius cowry; Mauritia mauritiana

国宝 國寶 guo2 bao3
national treasure

海宝 海寶 hai3 bao3
Haibao, Expo 2010 mascot

海绵宝宝 海綿寶寶 hai3 mian2 bao3 bao3
SpongeBob SquarePants (US TV animated series, 1999-)

汗血宝马 汗血寶馬 han4 xue4 bao3 ma3
Ferghana horse

红宝石 紅寶石 hong2 bao3 shi2
ruby

红宝书 紅寶書 hong2 bao3 shu1
the "Little Red Book" of selected writings of Mao Zedong (refers to 毛主席語錄|毛主席语录)

黄金宝 黃金寶 huang2 jin1 bao3
Wong Kam-po (1973-), Hong Kong champion cyclist

活宝 活寶 huo2 bao3
buffoon; clown; ridiculous person

嘉宝果 嘉寶果 jia1 bao3 guo3
jaboticaba; Brazilian grape tree

加多宝 加多寶 jia1 duo1 bao3
JDB (Chinese beverage company)

贾宝玉 賈寶玉 jia3 bao3 yu4
Jia Baoyu, male character in The Dream of Red Mansions, in love with his cousin Lin Daiyu 林黛玉 but obliged to marry Xue Baochai 薛寶釵|薛宝钗

金宝 金寶 jin1 bao3
Campbell (name); Kampar, town in the state of Perak, Malaysia

精灵宝钻 精靈寶鑽 jing1 ling2 bao3 zuan4
treasure of spirits; Silmarillion or Quenta Silmarillion by J.R.R. Tolkien 托爾金|托尔金

聚宝盆 聚寶盆 ju4 bao3 pen2
treasure bowl (mythology); fig. source of wealth; cornucopia; gold mine

蓝宝石 藍寶石 lan2 bao3 shi2
sapphire

李宝嘉 李寶嘉 li3 bao3 jia1
Li Boyuan 李伯元 or Li Baojia (1867-1906), late Qing journalist, novelist and social observer, author of Observations on the current state of officialdom 官場現形記|官场现形记

力宝 力寶 li4 bao3
Lippo (Group) (Indonesian conglomerate)

灵宝 靈寶 ling2 bao3
Lingbao county level city in Sanmenxia 三門峽|三门峡, Henan

灵宝市 靈寶市 ling2 bao3 shi4
Lingbao county level city in Sanmenxia 三門峽|三门峡, Henan

刘金宝 劉金寶 liu2 jin1 bao3
Liu Jinbao

绿宝石 綠寶石 lv4 bao3 shi2
beryl

妈宝 媽寶 ma1 bao3
mama's boy

欧宝 歐寶 ou1 bao3
Opel (car brand)

平宝盖 平寶蓋 ping2 bao3 gai4
name of "cover" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 14); see also 冖

奇珍异宝 奇珍異寶 qi2 zhen1 yi4 bao3
rare treasure (idiom)

如获至宝 如獲至寶 ru2 huo4 zhi4 bao3
as if gaining the most precious treasure

三宝 三寶 san1 bao3
the Three Precious Treasures of Buddhism, namely: the Buddha 佛, the Dharma 法 (his teaching), and the Sangha 僧 (his monastic order)

三宝鸟 三寶鳥 san1 bao3 niao3
(bird species of China) oriental dollarbird (Eurystomus orientalis)

三宝太监 三寶太監 san1 bao3 tai4 jian4
Sanbao Eunuch, official title of Zheng He 鄭和|郑和; also written 三保太監|三保太监

森罗宝殿 森羅寶殿 sen1 luo2 bao3 dian4
Yama's palace

上方宝剑 上方寶劍 shang4 fang1 bao3 jian4
imperial sword (giving bearer plenipotentiary powers); imperial Chinese version of 007 licensed to kill

尚方宝剑 尚方寶劍 shang4 fang1 bao3 jian4
variant of 尚方劍|尚方剑; imperial sword (giving bearer arbitrary powers); in fiction, Chinese version of 007's license to kill

上海宝钢集团公司 上海寶鋼集團公司 shang4 hai3 bao3 gang1 ji2 tuan2 gong1 si1
Baosteel

深圳健力宝 深圳健力寶 shen1 zhen4 jian4 li4 bao3
Shenzhen Jianlibao (soccer team)

神奇宝贝 神奇寶貝 shen2 qi2 bao3 bei4
Pokémon or Pocket Monsters, popular Japanese video game, anime and manga

数来宝 數來寶 shu3 lai2 bao3
folk theater consisting of recitation accompanied by clapper board rhythm

耍宝 耍寶 shua3 bao3
to show off; to put on a show to amuse others

淘宝网 淘寶網 tao2 bao3 wang3
Taobao Marketplace, a Chinese website for online shopping

天线宝宝 天線寶寶 tian1 xian4 bao3 bao3
Teletubbies

秃宝盖 禿寶蓋 tu1 bao3 gai4
name of "cover" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 14); see also 冖

万宝路 萬寶路 wan4 bao3 lu4
Marlboro (cigarette)

温家宝 溫家寶 wen1 jia1 bao3
Wen Jiabao (1942-), Premier of PRC from 2003-2013

文房四宝 文房四寶 wen2 fang2 si4 bao3
Four Treasures of the Study, namely 筆|笔, 墨, 紙|纸 and 硯|砚; the essentials of calligraphy and scholarship (idiom)

无价之宝 無價之寶 wu2 jia4 zhi1 bao3
priceless treasure

吴仁宝 吳仁寶 wu2 ren2 bao3
Wu Renbao (1928-2013), former CPC chief of Huaxi Village 華西村|华西村, responsible for turning it into a modern rich community

无事不登三宝殿 無事不登三寶殿 wu2 shi4 bu4 deng1 san1 bao3 dian4
lit. One doesn't visit a temple without a cause. (idiom); fig. to visit sb with an ulterior motive (esp. to ask for sth); having a hidden agenda

献宝 獻寶 xian4 bao3
to present a treasure; to offer a valuable piece of advice; to show off what one treasures

现世宝 現世寶 xian4 shi4 bao3
good-for-nothing; fool

香车宝马 香車寶馬 xiang1 che1 bao3 ma3
magnificent carriage and precious horses (idiom); rich family with extravagant lifestyle; ostentatious display of luxury

香轮宝骑 香輪寶騎 xiang1 lun2 bao3 qi2
magnificent carriage and precious horses (idiom); rich family with extravagant lifestyle; ostentatious display of luxury

薛宝钗 薛寶釵 xue1 bao3 chai1
Xue Baochai, female character in Dream of Red Mansions, married to Jia Baoyu 賈寶玉|贾宝玉

寻宝 尋寶 xun2 bao3
treasure hunt

压宝 壓寶 ya1 bao3
variant of 押寶|押宝

押宝 押寶 ya1 bao3
to play yabao (a gambling game); (fig.) to gamble on; to take one's chance; to try one's luck

杨宝森 楊寶森 yang2 bao3 sen1
Yang Baosen (1909-1958), Beijing opera star, one of the Four great beards 四大鬚生|四大须生

易拉宝 易拉寶 yi4 la1 bao3
roll-up banner stand

有宝何必人前夸 有寶何必人前誇 you3 bao3 he2 bi4 ren2 qian2 kua1
There is no need to boast about one's treasures. (idiom)

御宝 御寶 yu4 bao3
imperial seal

元宝 元寶 yuan2 bao3
Yuanbao district of Dandong city 丹東市|丹东市, Liaoning

元宝 元寶 yuan2 bao3
a silver or gold ingot; mock ingot (burnt as offering in worship); a name for ancient currency; a rare genius

元宝区 元寶區 yuan2 bao3 qu1
Yuanbao district of Dandong city 丹東市|丹东市, Liaoning

元宝山 元寶山 yuan2 bao3 shan1
Yuanbaoshan district, Chifeng city, Inner Mongolia

元宝山区 元寶山區 yuan2 bao3 shan1 qu1
Yuanbaoshan district, Chifeng city, Inner Mongolia

张宝 張寶 zhang1 bao3
Zhang Bao (-184), leader of the Yellow Turban rebels during the late Han 漢朝|汉朝

招财进宝 招財進寶 zhao1 cai2 jin4 bao3
ushering in wealth and prosperity (idiom and traditional greeting, esp. at New Year); We wish you wealth and success!

珍宝 珍寶 zhen1 bao3
a treasure

支付宝 支付寶 zhi1 fu4 bao3
Alipay, online payment platform

知识宝库 知識寶庫 zhi1 shi5 bao3 ku4
treasure house of knowledge

至宝 至寶 zhi4 bao3
most valuable treasure; most precious asset

珠宝 珠寶 zhu1 bao3
pearls; jewels; precious stones

走宝 走寶 zou3 bao3
to miss an opportunity (Cantonese)