JAPANESE TERMINOLOGY

Gi - Uniform 
Dojo - Training Hall 
Kata - Formal exercises or karate dances

 

Ichi - One 
Ni - Two 
San - Three
Shi - Four 
Go - Five 
Roku - Six 
Hichi - Seven 
Hachi - Eight 
Kyu - Nine 
Ju - Ten


Hachiji-dachi - Open Stance/Attention 
Zen-kutsu-dachi - Front Stance 
Kiba-dachi Horse -Stance 
Ko-kutsu-dachi - Back Stance

 

Mae-geri - Front kick 
Yoko-geri - Side kick 
Mawashi-geri - Roundhouse kick 
Ushiro-geri - Back kick


Age-uke - High block 
Soto-uke - Outside middle block 
Uchi-uke - Inside middle block 
Shuto-uke - Knife hand block 
Gedan-barai - Down block


Oi-zuki - Lunge punch 
Gyaku-zuki - Reverse punch 
Kizami-zuki - Jab punch 
Awase-zuki - U-punch

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