FightingArts Estore
Pressure Points
From a medical professional, straight facts on where and how to hit that can save your life.
Stretching
Limber or not, anyone can add height and speed to their kicks with this method.
Calligraphy
For yourself or as a gift, calligraphy is special, unique and lasting.
Karate Uniforms
Look your best. Max snap. low cost & superior crafted: “Peak Performance Gold” 16 oz uniforms.

MOTOBU
Classic book translation. Hard to find. Not in stores.
Who's Online
0 registered (), 119 Guests and 3 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newest Members
Harj_9, _Simon_, andrewsmith, Jolly, Igor007
23072 Registered Users
Top Posters (30 Days)
futsaowingchun 7
Nikei 2
Jeff_G 1
andrewsmith 1
December
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
New Topics
History of Martial Arts
by andrewsmith
12/04/16 06:58 AM
inside and outside Pak Sao Drill
by futsaowingchun
12/01/16 12:13 PM
Step and punch Drills
by futsaowingchun
12/01/16 11:54 AM
Siu Lin Tau- Wing Chun 1st form
by futsaowingchun
12/01/16 11:43 AM
Student and Teacher Chi Sao
by futsaowingchun
11/21/16 08:02 AM
MCM Wing Chun 6.5 Point Pole Form
by futsaowingchun
11/21/16 07:58 AM
How to master your Chi Sao
by futsaowingchun
10/24/16 11:00 PM
Hong Kong Kun Fu Inheritor- Southern Praying Manti
by Master_Chow
08/03/16 11:38 AM
Hello! Newbie looking for pointers!
by CristinaLlorens
02/23/16 09:00 AM
Recent Posts
History of Martial Arts
by andrewsmith
12/04/16 06:58 AM
inside and outside Pak Sao Drill
by futsaowingchun
12/01/16 12:13 PM
Step and punch Drills
by futsaowingchun
12/01/16 11:54 AM
Siu Lin Tau- Wing Chun 1st form
by futsaowingchun
12/01/16 11:43 AM
How to master your Chi Sao
by futsaowingchun
12/01/16 11:29 AM
Hong Kong Kun Fu Inheritor- Southern Praying Manti
by Nikei
11/28/16 11:11 AM
Hello! Newbie looking for pointers!
by Jeff_G
11/26/16 08:45 PM
Student and Teacher Chi Sao
by futsaowingchun
11/21/16 08:02 AM
MCM Wing Chun 6.5 Point Pole Form
by futsaowingchun
11/21/16 07:58 AM
Forum Stats
23072 Members
36 Forums
35666 Topics
432680 Posts

Max Online: 424 @ 09/24/13 10:38 PM
Topic Options
#128060 - 12/07/04 08:47 PM Questions about terminology
Anonymous
Unregistered


Daito Ryu and Yoshinkan use jo instead of yo
ikkajo / ikkyo
nikkajo / nikyo ect...

Why is this? Is it like Kung Fu / Gung Fu just a matter of prnounciation or translation, or is there a reason for the change?

Also the person recieving the technique is pretty much always called uke. However, the person doing the technique is called Tori,Shite, or Nage. Why the change, what is the difference?


Kasey

Top
#128061 - 12/08/04 01:38 AM Re: Questions about terminology
Anonymous
Unregistered


[QUOTE]Originally posted by samurai117:
Daito Ryu and Yoshinkan use jo instead of yo
ikkajo / ikkyo
nikkajo / nikyo ect...

Why is this? Is it like Kung Fu / Gung Fu just a matter of prnounciation or translation, or is there a reason for the change?

Also the person recieving the technique is pretty much always called uke. However, the person doing the technique is called Tori,Shite, or Nage. Why the change, what is the difference?


Kasey
[/QUOTE]

I to noticed the ikkajo change when I did some training with Yoshinkan. However I never got it, so I didn't persue it.

However as for Uke and Nage.
Uke always represents the one that is being thrown.
Nage is always representative of the one that is throwing.
Nage comes from the word itself, its basic meaning is 'to throw', like Kokyu nage. Or breath throw.
I think Uke comes from ukemi or falling techniques. For example Chudan mae ukemi - mid level break fall.

Top


Moderator:  Ames, Cord, MattJ, Reiki 




Action Ads
1.5 Million Plus Page Views
Monthly
Only $89
Details

Ryukyu Art
Artifacts from the Ryukyu Kingdom missing since WWII. Visit www.ShisaLion.Org to view pictures

Best Stun Guns
Self Defense Products-stun guns, pepper spray, tasers and more

Surveillance 4U
Complete surveillance systems for covert operations or secure installation security

Asylum Images
Book presents photo tour of the Trans-Allegany Lunatic Asylum. A must if you're going to take a ghost tour!

 



Unbreakable Unbrella

krav maga