TermSourcePronouncedDefinition
Wado Ryu和道流wah-doh-rooThe School of Wado....
Yame止めya-mayStop!...
Yoiyo-eReady....
Yoko Enpi Uchi横猿臂打ちyo-koh-en-pee-oo-cheeSide elbow strike....
Yonyo-nFour, also pronounced Shi. Yon is more common with general population and is used with larger numbe...
Yudansha有段者yoo-dahn-shaThose with rank, black belts....
Yuki勇気yoo-keyCourage....
Zanshin残心za-n-shee-na) The mind that remains. b) Awareness....
Zen Nippon Karate-Do Renmei全日本空手道連盟en-nee-pon-kah-rah-teh-doh-renmayAll Japan Karate-Do Federation....
Zenshinshite歩前進してzen-shee-n-shee-tehStep forward....

Glossary provided from "Karate is Self-Defense" by Matthew Matson, used with permission.


Karate is Self-Defense 3rd ed. Copyright © 2012 by Matthew C. Matson, All rights reserved.

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