Japanese Learning

N4 Kanji 36:持

Meaning

In Japanese,持 means “to hold”.

How to read it:

Kunyomi:も
Onyomi:じ

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
持(も)つ→to hold

Onyomi:
保持(ほじ)する→to keep 

Origin:

You can see a hand and a foot, so you can remember it by “I hold my foot with my hand”.

Development:

As you know the origin of this kanji,now you can remember it easier.

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