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Flashcards in Terminology and Concepts Deck (42)
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1

Go

Hard

2

Ju

Soft

3

Ryu

Style

4

Kara

Empty

5

Te

Hand

6

Ki

Spirit/Inner Power

7

Kiai

Shout to unite inner power and ki

8

Dan

Level

9

Jodan

Upper Level

10

Chudan

Middle Level

11

Gedan

Lower Level

12

Hidari

Left

13

Migi

Right

14

Mawate

Turn

15

Rei

Bow

16

Yoi

Ready

17

Hajime

Begin

18

Yame

Stop

19

Mokuso

Close eyes for meditation

20

Kihon (kihon waza)

Basics or fundamentals (waza=techniques)

21

Kata

Form

22

Kumite

Sparring

23

Karatedo

The way of Karate

24

Karateka

Student of Karate

25

Obi

Belt/Sash

26

Uwagi

Jacket of the Gi

27

Shitabaki

Pants of the Gi

28

Seiza

Kneeling Position

29

Senpai

Senior class mate

30

Sensei

Teacher