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 (), 38 Guests and 3 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newest Members
Bartfast, ZapEm, AndyLA, danacohenn, ksusanc
22906 Registered Users
Top Posters (30 Days)
Dobbersky 9
AndyLA 5
futsaowingchun 4
cxt 3
VDJ 2
August
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
Chum Kiu 2nd section applications
by futsaowingchun
08/20/14 09:54 PM
2013 World Championship Rio: The Gallery (HD)
by ergees
08/19/14 05:22 AM
Chi Sao demonstration
by futsaowingchun
08/14/14 10:57 PM
Decent Fight channel
by FrankyFruits
08/07/14 09:19 PM
2014 European Championships Cadets Athens: Videos
by ergees
08/07/14 10:00 AM
Life goes on....
by Dobbersky
08/07/14 05:59 AM
An open letter to bunkai researchers...
by Bartfast
08/05/14 04:18 PM
Applied center line theory
by futsaowingchun
07/28/14 08:55 AM
centerline concepts
by futsaowingchun
07/14/14 10:49 PM
ITF TaeKwonDo or Shotokan Karate????
by Dobbersky
07/10/14 07:14 AM
Recent Posts
Chum Kiu 2nd section applications
by futsaowingchun
08/20/14 09:54 PM
2013 World Championship Rio: The Gallery (HD)
by ergees
08/19/14 05:22 AM
ITF TaeKwonDo or Shotokan Karate????
by VDJ
08/15/14 05:46 PM
Chi Sao demonstration
by futsaowingchun
08/14/14 10:57 PM
The Karate punch
by Dobbersky
08/12/14 05:14 AM
** Introduce Yourself! **
by Dobbersky
08/11/14 05:03 AM
Decent Fight channel
by FrankyFruits
08/07/14 09:19 PM
2014 European Championships Cadets Athens: Videos
by ergees
08/07/14 10:00 AM
Life goes on....
by Dobbersky
08/07/14 05:59 AM
A post for those who might become martial artists.
by AndyLA
08/06/14 07:25 AM
Forum Stats
22906 Members
36 Forums
35571 Topics
432473 Posts

Max Online: 424 @ 09/24/13 10:38 PM
Topic Options
#209851 - 11/30/05 05:06 PM Japanese Termonology
Aka_Ryu Offline
Member

Registered: 11/13/05
Posts: 35
Does any one know any Japanese because i am trying to improve my understanding of the language.


Edited by Aka_Ryu (11/30/05 05:08 PM)
_________________________
www.Ishinryu.com. No nonsense Ju Jitsu. SAS, Speed, Aggression and Surprise.

Top
#209852 - 11/30/05 06:05 PM Re: Japanese Termonology [Re: Aka_Ryu]
phoenixsflame Offline
Member

Registered: 11/12/05
Posts: 402
Loc: Chicago, Illinois
Look down a few posts. There's a thread with "Japanese Language" in it.
_________________________
While everything changes, nothing is truly lost.

Top
#209853 - 05/25/06 02:25 PM Re: Japanese Termonology [Re: Aka_Ryu]
Steel91 Offline
Member

Registered: 05/25/06
Posts: 451
Loc: Alabama
This is a little of what I know some of the spelling may be a tad off so excuse that.
Kasa Getami- side headlock position
Mae geri-front kick
Yoko geri- side kick
maewashi geri- round kick
ushiro geri- back kick
zenkutsodachi-front stance
kubadachi-horse stance
kokutsudachi- backstance
kosu dachi-cross stance
uchi udi uke- middle block
kosu uke-cross block
mawate-means to go to opposite stance ex. right front stance to 180 degree turn into left front stance.
soto udi uke-outside to inside middle block
age uke-high block
shuto uke- knife hand strike
ichi-one
ni-two
san-three
she-four
go-five
roku-six
sichi-seven
hachi-eight
ku-nine
ju-ten
ju ichi-eleven
ju ni-twelve
ju san-thirteen
ju she-fourteen
ju go-fifteen
ju roku-sixteen
ju sichi-seventeen
ju hachi-eighteen
ju ku-nineteen
Ni ju-twenty
te-hand
bushi-warrior or war man
kan-school
dojo-training hall
Shotokan- I believe the literal translation is school of waving pines
Heian-peaceful way(as in the Heian katas)
Tekki- iron horse(as in the Tekki katas)
hadari-left
migi-right
marute-augmented block
nukite-spear hand
gedan bari-downward block
oizuki-lunge punch
gaokuzukireverse punch
Kekomi-snap
keage-thrust
ogoshi-hip throw
saonagi-arm drag takedown
tao toshi- over the shoulder throw
_________________________
The more you sweat in training, the less you bleed in battle.

Top
#209854 - 05/25/06 03:27 PM Re: Japanese Termonology [Re: Aka_Ryu]
aoishi Offline
Member

Registered: 10/05/05
Posts: 123
Loc: Massachusetts
Japanese translator here. If you have a specific question, you can PM me.

Top
#209855 - 10/05/06 12:17 PM Re: Japanese Termonology [Re: Aka_Ryu]
harlan Offline
Professional Poster

Registered: 07/31/04
Posts: 6664
Loc: Amherst, MA
What do folks think? Will it get me to the hotel and a decent meal?

http://www.csse.monash.edu.au/~jwb/dirtyguide.html

Top
#209856 - 10/05/06 01:17 PM Re: Japanese Termonology [Re: harlan]
RazorFoot Offline
Professional Poster

Registered: 12/01/04
Posts: 2064
Loc: Seated at the computer, DUH
If not, it will definitely get your face slapped sailor, lol.
_________________________
"The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pretend to be."

Top


Moderator:  Ames, Cord, MattJ, Reiki 




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

Self Defense
Offering stun guns, pepper spray, tasers and other self defense products not available in stores.

Pepper Spray
Online distributor of self defense supplies like videos, stun guns, Tasers and more.

Spy Cameras
Surveillance, Hidden Cameras, Nanny Cams, Digital Recorders, Spy Equipment, Pocket DVR's and more

Stun Gun
Wholesale Directlhy to the Public! Stun gun and Taser Guns and personal protection products. Keep your loved ones at home safe!

 

Unbreakable Unbrella

krav maga