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Vocabulary

JapaneseKanjiMeaning

Numbers

Ichione
Nitwo
Santhree
Yonfour
Gofive
Rokusix
Shichiseven
Nanaseven
Hachieight
Kyuunine
Juuten
Hyakuhundred
Senthousand

Body

Atamahead
Komekamiこめかみtemple (anatomy)
AgoChin
Katashoulder
Sakotsu鎖骨collar bone
Senaka背中back
Kakatoheel
Ashifeet, leg
Sunetibia / shin
Hizaknee
Sokuto足刀side of foot
Haisoku背足instep
Hijielbow
Tehand
Shuto手刀knife Hand
Nukite抜手spear hand
Haishu背手back of the hand
Yubifinger
Nakayubi中指middle finger
Oyayubi親指thumb
Nihon二本two fingers
Yonhon四本four fingers
Hizoひぞう(脾臓)spleen
Kansetsu関節joint
Harastomach
Kamiかみ(髪)hair

Position

Chudan中段middle part of the body, chest area
Gedan下段lower body
Jodan上段face area
Migiright
Hidarileft
Sayu左右left and right
Shitabellow / under
Ushiro後ろback
Maein front of
Gyakureverse
Yokow bok
Uchi打ち / 内strike / inside
Sotooutside
Oroshi下しtake down / drop
Age揚げraised

Animal

Nekocat
Tsurucrane (bird)

Color

Akared
Aoi青いblue
Shiroi白いwhite
Kuroi黒いblack
Kiiroi黄色いyellow
Midorigreen
Chairoi茶色brown

Strike

Tsuki突きpunch
Ate当てstrike
Hiraken平拳back hand knuckle strike
Uraken裏拳back fist
Ipponken一本拳one fist

Block

Uke受けblock

Stance

Dachi立ちstance
Fudo不動immobility / fixed
Yoi良いgood
Heisoku閉足closed feet
Kakehanging
Tobi飛びjumping
Tatevertical
Heiko平行parallel
Musubi結びnode / link / attachment
Kiba騎馬cavalier / horseman

Kick

Geri蹴りkick
Keage蹴上kick up

Other

Honbook / basic / used to count the objects round and long
Kingold
Morote両手both hands
Ryoboth
Morobi / pair / twin
Ganmen顔面Face
Shomen正面front / front view
Junorder / turn
Obibelt
Berutoベルトbelt
Mawashi回しturn / rotate
Hachiji八字eight characters
Juji十字cross
Tettsui鉄槌hammer
Akushu握手handshake
Arigatouありがとうthank you
Dansei男性man
Hateeth
Haiはいyes
Hajime始めstart !
Karategi空手着Karate-gi, appelé Kimono dans plusieurs pays