も 持てる Common word JLPT N1 Show inflections LinksSentence search for 持てるSentence search for もてるKanji details for 持Edit in JMdict Ichidan verb, intransitive verb1. to be able to possess (hold, get, etc.)See also 持つIchidan verb, intransitive verb2. to be well liked; to be popular; to be pampered (spoiled, doted upon, etc.); to be welcomedSee also モテるIchidan verb, intransitive verb3. to endure (the tests of time, the elements, etc.); to lastNoun or verb acting prenominally4. possessed; heldかれ彼はもてるもの物すべてをうしな失った。He lost his all.Noun or verb acting prenominally5. rich; wealthy; affluent Discussions Log in to talk about this word.