Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 9 strokes
Taught in grade 3

Search words that:
- start with 持
- end with 持
- contain 持
hold, have
KUN:
  • も.つ
    mo.tsu
  • -も.ち
    -mo.chi
  • も.てる
    mo.teru
ON:
  • ji
Nanori:
  • もち
    mochi
  • もつ
    motsu
Written with 9 strokes
Taught in grade 3
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 375 results)

Godan-tsu verb
1.
to hold (in one's hand), to take, to carry
2.
to possess, to have, to own
3.
to maintain, to keep
4.
to last, to be durable, to keep, to survive
5.
to take charge of, to be in charge of

noun
1.
feeling, sensation, mood, state of mind
2.
preparedness, readiness, attitude
3.
thought, sentiment, consideration, solicitude, gratitude(humble language)
adverbial noun
4.
slightly, a bit, a little
Other readings:
気持【きもち】

noun
rich person
Other readings:
金持【かねもち】
銀持【かねもち】

noun, auxillary suru verb
maintenance, preservation, improvement

mochiageru
Ichidan verb, transitive verb
1.
to elevate, to raise, to lift up
2.
to flatter, to extol, to praise to the sky
Other readings:
持上げる【もちあげる】

noun, auxillary suru verb
bringing, taking, carrying

Godan-tsu verb, transitive verb
to take (be in) charge of

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
support, backing, endorsement, approval
2.
support, holding up, propping

noun, noun (suffix)
1.
having, holding, possessing, owning, using, holder, owner, user
2.
wear, durability, life(also written as 保ち)
3.
charge, expense
noun
4.
draw (in go, poetry contest, etc.), tie(literary or formal term)

noun, auxillary suru verb
continuation, persisting, lasting, sustaining, enduring
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 2677 results)

I will bring it right away

Sure. Right away

I'll carry this suitcase for you

I'll let you know if anything comes up

I'll get this bag for you

The more I get, the more I want

The more you have, the more you want

Please take with you as much as you need

Let me relieve you of that case. It looks heavy

If you have any interesting books, lend me some

I can't carry all that baggage

The more people have, the more they want

No pets allowed

I know how you feel

This stone is too heavy to lift

The more one has, the more one wants

The more one has, the more one wants

I'll bring it to you tomorrow

Everybody has some good points and bad points

I don't have anything to declare