Weapon or Technique

Inner Knife Hand

Backhand

Flat Fist

Single Finger Spearhand

Chicken Beak

Wrist Top

Temple

Middle Finger Knuckle Fist

Two Finger Spearhand

Spearhand

Thumb Knuckle Fist

Dragons Head Fist

Lower

Palm Heel

Forefist

Elbow

Knife Hand

Collarbone

Vertical

Bottom Fist / Fist Edge / Hammer Fist

Punch

Sword Peak Hand

Trust

Back Fist

Strike / Inner

Four Finger Spearhand

Weapon or Technique

Ball of the Foot

Kick

Instep

Knee

Heel

Hook

Knife Foot / Foot Edge

Shin

Arch of the Foot

Ready Stance

Formal Stance


Forward Leaning Stance


Figure of Eight Stance


Open Toe Stance


Back Leaning Stance


Three Point Stance


Horse/Straddle Stance


Cat Stance


Crane Stance

One Foot Forward Stance

Parallel Stance

Hooked Stance

Yoi Dachi


Fudo Dachi



Zenkutsu Dachi



Uchi Hachi ji Dachi


Musubi Dachi


Kokutsu Dachi


Sanchin Dachi


Kiba Dachi


Neko Ashi Dachi


Tsuri Ashi Dachi

Moro Ashi Dachi

Heisoku Dachi

Kake Dachi

Middle Level

Lower Level

Upper Level

Forward / Front

Roundhouse

Double

Inside

Outside

Barai

Haito

Hiji

Juji

Kake

Koken

Osae

Shotei

Shuto

Uke

One

Two

Three

Four

Five

Six

Seven

Eight

Nine

Ten

Twenty

Thirty

Forty

Fifty

One Hundred

Ichi

Ni

San

Shi (Yon)

Go

Roku

Shichi

Hachi

Ku

Ju

Niju

Sanju

Yonju

Goju

Hyaku

Hajime

Hidari

Ibuki

Kamaete

Kata

Kiai

Kihon

Mawatte

Migi

Mugorei

Naore

Rei

Ura

Yakusoku

Yame

Yoi

Parry

Inner Knife Hand

Elbow

Crossed

Hooking

Wrist Top

Holding Down

Palm Heel

Knife Hand

Block

Weapon or Technique

Begin

Left

Forced Tension Breathing

Take Position

Formal Exercise

Shout / Inner Spirit

Basics

Turn

Right

No Counting

Return to Original Position

Formal Bow

Reverse / Backwards / Spin

Pre-arranged

Stop

Ready

Haito

Haisho

Hiraken

Ippon Nukite

Keiko

Koken

Komekami

Nakayubi Ippon Ken

Nihon Nukite (Me Tsuki)

Nukite

Oyayubi Ippon Ken

Ryutoken

Shita

Shotei

Seiken

Hiji (Empi)

Shuto (Te Katana)

Sakotsu

Tate

Tettsui

Tsuki

Toho

Uchikomi

Uraken

Uchi

Yonhon Nukite

General Terminology

Counting

Blocks - Level, Target or Direction

Age

Ago

Ate

Chudan

Ganmen

Gedan

Hizo

Jodan

Mae

Mawashi

Morote

Oi

Oroshi

Sayu

Shomen

Ushiro

Yoko

Strikes - Level, Target or Direction

Chudan

Gedan

Jodan

Mae

Mawashi

Morote

Uchi

Soto

Chusoku

Geri

Haisoku

Hiza

Kakato

Kake

Sokuto (Ashi Katana)

Sune

Teisoku

Glossary of Japanese Terms

Rising

Jaw or Chin

Hit

Middle Level

Face

Lower Level

Spleen

Upper Level

Forward / Front

Round House

Double

Lunge

Descending

Left and Right

Front

Back

Side

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