Chinese words with 本 character meaning (HSK)

BEN3
origin, source, roots or stems of plants, this, the current, root, foundation, basis, classifier for books, periodicals, files etc, originally

BI3, JI4, BEN3
notebook

BEN3, LAI2
original, originally, at first, it goes without saying, of course

BEN3, KE1
undergraduate course, undergraduate (adjective)

BEN3, LING3
skill, ability, capability

BEN3, ZHI4
essence, nature, innate character, intrinsic quality

GEN1, BEN3
fundamental, basic, root, simply, absolutely (not), (not) at all

JI1, BEN3
basic, fundamental, main, elementary

BAN3, BEN3
version, edition, release

BEN3, NENG2
instinct

BEN3, QIAN2
capital (finance), assets, means

BEN3, REN2
oneself, I (humble form used in speeches), myself, in person, personal

BEN3, SHEN1
in itself, per se, itself

BEN3, SHI5
ability, skill, source material, original story

BIAO1, BEN3
specimen, sample, the root cause and symptoms of a disease

CHENG2, BEN3
(manufacturing, production etc) costs

JU4, BEN3
script for play, opera, movie etc, screenplay

ZI1, BEN3
capital (as in capitalism)