持 (hold) kanji
Hold
This kanji has 9 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 3.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:hold, have
On reading:
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Kun reading:も-つ、-も-ち、も-てる
mo-tsu, -mo-chi, mo-teru

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持病
じびょう
a chronic disease, an old complaint
別宅を持つ
べったくをもつ
have an another house
持て成す
もてなす
entertain, be hospitable to
持って来る
もってくる
bring ~ (things) with ~
持って行く
もっていく
take ~ (things) with ~, bring ~ (things) with ~
持ちつ持たれつ
もちつもたれつ
give-and-take, helping each other
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