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宝 means 'treasure'

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Strokes : 8    Frequency: 1033   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Study set: 4-13    Grade: 6   Intermediate lesson: 47    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 67 words   Used in 135 words   Used in 847 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
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   ホウ
Kun
   たから treasure
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⿱   roof   jewel  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 宝 is used 5 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 宝 is used 128 times, read 2 ways (with 5 variations).
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ホウ : 88 words FIND ALL
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gem; jewel; precious stone
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ホウ (read as ぽう) : 12 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. the seven treasures (gold, silver, pearls, agate, crystal, coral, lapis lazuli)  (Buddhist term)
2. cloisonne ware  (see also: 七宝焼き; abbreviation; this meaning is restricted to reading しっぽう)
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ホウ (read as ぼう) : 5 words FIND ALL
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Most common form: 輪寶
noun
Cakraratna; wheel-shaped treasure possessed by the ideal universal ruler, carried in front of him during excursions to allow easy passage  (see also: 転輪王, 法輪; Buddhist term)
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たから : 15 words FIND ALL
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Most common form: たから
noun
treasure
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たから (read as だから) : 4 words FIND ALL
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noun
the treasure that is children; children
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ほ: 1 word. FIND ALL
Most common form: 神庫
noun
1. small shrine  (see also: ; this meaning is restricted to reading ほくら)
2. depository for sacred objects
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ぽ: 3 words. FIND ALL
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noun
tidepool gunnel (Pholis nebulosa)  (often written with kana only)
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Henshall: 983 (originally: 971)  Joy o' Kanji : 971  Key to Kanji: 962 

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ホウ   たから treasure   
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ギョク   たま jewel   
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オウ    king   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ド   ト   ground; earth   つち ground, earth, soil   
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roof   
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