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CHILDREN’S KARATE TERMS


KARATE GENERAL TERMS

KARATE – Empty Hand Way Ka – Ra - Te Training hall – Dojo Do – joe Rei – Bow Ray Instructor – sensei Sen – Say Head – Jodan Jo – dan Middle – Chudan Chew – dan Lower – Gedan Gay – dan Mawate – Turn Ma – Wa – te


NUMBERS

1 – Ich - itch 2 – Ni - nee 3 – San - San 4 – Shi - Shee 5 – Go 6 – Roku - Rok 7 – Shichi – Ich - ee 8 – Hachi – Ach - ee 9 – Ku - Kuw 10 – Ju – Jew


KARATE STANCES

Front Stance - Jun zuki Jon – zoo - key Reverse Stance – Gyaku zuki Gi – ack - a – zoo - key Horse Stance – Shikod achi Shi – ko - datch Cat Stance – Neko ashi Neck – o – ash - ee Side Viewing Cat Stance Ma hanmi - no - neko ashi Ma – hanmee – no – neck – o – ash – ee Attention Stance - Musubidachi Moo – subi – datch Ready Stance - Yoi Yo – i on the spot - Sonabazuki Sona – ba – zoo – key


KARATE BLOCKS

Head Block - Jodan uke joe dan oo key Outer Block - Soto uke so toe oo key Inner Block – Uchi uke oo chey oo key Lower Block - Gedan Barai gaydan ba reye Knife Hand Block - Shuto uke Shh toe oo key Kakeuke – Hook Block Kaki oo key Morote – Double Block Mo – ro - tay


KARATE KICKS

Front Kick – Mae – Geri My – ge - ree Round Kick – Mawashi – Geri Ma – wash – ee – ge - ree Side Kick – Yoko – Geri Yo – ko – ge - ree Reverse Round Kick - Ushiro - Mawashi – geri Oo – She – row - ma – wash – ee - ge - ree Back Kick – Ushiro – Geri Oo – she – ro – ge – ree Surikomi – One Step Soo – ri – kom – i Ayumiashi – Step Forward I – umi – ash - i


KARATE STRIKES

Jab Punch – Tobikomizuki Tob – ee - com - ee - Zookey Reverse Punch – Gyakazuki Gi - ack – a - Zookey Spear Hand – Nukite Nook – ee - tay Palm Heel – Shotei Show - tay Elbow – Empi Em – pee Back Fist - Uraken Oo – ra – ken Combinations - Renrakuwaza Ren – raku – wa - za

Children's karate terms Kombatkids.com  
Children's karate terms Kombatkids.com  

Simplified Japanese Karate terms for children.