Terminology
Kyokushin Terminology

KIHON  WAZA -   BASIC  TECHNIQUES
Tsuki - Punch (thrust)
Uchi - Strike
Uke - Block
Geri - Kick

BUKI - WEAPONS
Chusoku - Ball of the Foot
Haisho - Backhand
Haisoku - Instep of the Foot
Haito - Inner Knife Hand
Hiji - Elbow
Hiraken - Flat Fist
Hiza - Knee
Kakato - Heel
Keiko - Chicken Beak
Koken - Wrist Top
Kote - Forearm
Nakayubi Ippon Ken - Middle Finger Knuckle Fist   
Nukite - Spear Hand
Oyayubi Ippon Ken - Thumb Knuckle Fist   
Ryutoken - Dragon's Head Fist
Seiken - Forefist (correct fist)
Shotei - Palm Heel
Shuto - Knife Hand
Sokuto - Outside Edge of the Foot
Sune - Shin
Teisoku - Arch of the Foot
Tetsui - Hammer Fist
Toho - Sword Peak Hand
Uraken - Backfist

NERAIDOKORO  KOGEKIHOKO - TARGETS  &  DIRECTIONS
Age - Rising
Ago - Chin or Jaw
Atama - Head
Chudan - Middle Level
Ganmen - Face
Gedan - Lower Level
Hidari - Left
Hizo - Spleen
Jodan - Upper Level
Kake - Hooked
Kansetsu - Joint (of limb)
Kintama (Kin) - Groin, Testicles (gold jewels)
Komekami - Temple
Kubi - Neck
Mae - Front, Forward
Mawashi - Round, Circular
Me - Eyes
Migi - Right
Nodo - Throat
Oroshi - Descending
Sakotsu - Collarbone
Sayu - Left and Right
Soto - Outside
Tobi - Jumping
Uch -i Inside
Ura - Reverse, Backwards
Ushiro - Back (direction)
Yoko - Side (direction)

DACHI - STANCES
Yoi Dachi - Ready Stance  
Fudo Dachi - Immobile Stance  
Zenkutsu Dachi - Forward Leaning Stance  
Uchi Hachiji Dachi - Inside Character "8" Stance    
Sanchin Dachi - Three Point Stance  
Kokutsu Dachi - Back Leaning Stance  
Musubi Dachi - Open Foot Stance  
Kiba Dachi - Horseback Stance  
Neko Ashi Dachi - Cat Stance   
Tsuru Ashi Dach - Crane Stance   
Moro Ashi Dachi - One Foot Forward Stance   
Heisoku Dachi - Closed Foot Stance  
Heiko Dachi - Parallel Stance  
Kake Dachi - Hooked Stance  
Soto Hachiji Dachi - Outside Character "8" Stance    
Shiko Dachi - Sumo Stance  
Kumite Dachi - Fighting Stance  
Migi Ashi Mae - Right Foot Forward   
Hidari Ashi Mae - Left Foot Forward   

TSUKI WAZA - PUNCHING TECHNIQUES
Seiken – Forefist –
Oi Tsuki – Lunge Punch  
Morote Tsuki – Two-Handed Punch  
Gyaku Tsuki – Reverse Punch  
Tate Tsuki – Vertical Punch  
Jun Tsuki – Side Punch  
Shita Tsuki - Lower Punch  

UCHI WAZA - STRIKING  TECHNIQUES
Seiken – Forefist
Ago Uchi – Chin / Jaw Strike  
Furi Ichi – Hook Strike  
Tetsui – Hammer Fist  
Oroshi Ganmen Uchi – Descending Face Strike   
Komekami Uchi – Temple Strike  
Hizo Uchi – Spleen Strike  
Mae Yoko Uchi – Forward Side Strike   
Yoko Uchi – Side Strike  
Uraken – Backfist  
Ganmen Uchi – Face Strike  
Sayu Uchi – Left and Right Strike  
Hizo Uchi – Spleen Strike  
Oroshi Ganmen Uchi – Descending Face Strike   
Mawashi Uchi – Roundhouse Strike  
Nihon Nukite Two-Fingered Spear Hand  
Yonhon Nukite Four-Fingered Spear Hand  
Shotei Uchi Palm Heel Strike  
Shuto – Knife Hand
Sakotsu Uchi – Collarbone Strike  
Yoko Ganmen Uchi – Side Face Strike   
Sakotsu Uchikomi – Collarbone Driving Strike   
Hizo Uchi – Spleen Strike  
Uchi Uchi – Inside Strike  
Hiji Ate - Elbow Strike  
Mae Hiji Ate - Forward Elbow Strike   
Age Hiji Ate - Rising Elbow Strike   
Ushiro Hiji Ate - Backwards Elbow Strike   
Oroshi Hiji Ate - Descending Elbow Strike   

UKE WAZA - BLOCKING  TECHNIQUES
Jodan Uke - Upper Block  
Gedan Barai - Lower Parry  
Chudan Uchi Uke - Middle Area Inside Block   
Chudan Soto Uke - Middle Area Outside Block   
Morote Chudan Uchi Uke - Two-Handed Middle Area Inside Block    
Shuto Uke - Knife Hand Block  
Juji Uke - Crossed Block   
Kake Uke - Hooked Block  
Shotei Uke - Palm Heel Block  
Mawashi Uke - Circular Block  

GERI WAZA - KICKING  TECHNIQUES
Hiza Ganmen - Geri Knee Face Kick   
Kin Geri - Groin Kick  
Mae Geri - Front Kick  
Mae Keage - Front Rising Kick  
Soto Mawashi Geri - Outside Crescent Kick   
Uchi Mawashi Geri - Inside Crescent Kick   
Yoko Keage - Side Rising Kick  
Mawashi Geri - Roundhouse Kick  
Kansetsu Ger -i Joint Kick  
Yoko Geri - Side Kick  
Ushiro Geri - Back Kick  
Mae Kakato Geri - Front Heel Kick   
Ago Geri - Chin / Jaw Kick  
Tobi Mae Geri - Jumping Front Kick   

KIHON  JUTSUGO - BASIC  TERMINOLOGY
Anza - Relaxed Sitting
Arigato Gozaimasu - Thank You (polite)  
Budo - Martial Way
Bunkai - Application (analysis)
Dan - Grade (Black Belt)
Dojo - Training Hall
Dojo Kun - Training Hall Oath  
Dogi (Gi) - Karate Uniform
Gasshukoku - United States
Hajime - Begin
Hanshi - Master
Ibuki - Forced Tension Breathing
Jisen Kumite - Full-Contact Fighting  
Jiyu Kumite - Free Fighting  
Kamaete Take - Ready Position
Karate - Empty Hand
Kata - Form, Shape
Ki - Inner Energy
Kiai - Explosive Scream
Kiai Irete - With Explosive Energy  
Kihon - Basics
Kihon Waza - Basic Techniques  
Kime - Focus
Kohai - Junior Student
Kokusai - International
Kosa - Switch (i.e. switch stance L to R or R to L)
Kotai - Switch (i.e. partners switch places in a drill)
Kumite - Fight
Kyokushin - Ultimate Truth
Kyu - Rank (below Black Belt)
Maai - Interval (between opponents)
Mawatte - Turn
Mokuso - Meditation (silent thought)
Mugore -i No Counting (no commands)
Mushin - Without Thought (no mind)
Naore - Return to Starting Position
Obi - Belt
Onegaishimasu - Please (polite)
Osu - Patience and Determination
Otagai - Each Other
Rei - Bow
Rengokai - Federation
Renma - Polishing, Training
Renraku - Combinations
Seishin - Spirit
Seiza - Formal Kneeling
Sempai - Senior (1st & 2nd Dan)
Sensei - Teacher (3rd & 4th Dan)
Shomen - Front (of the dojo)
Shihan - Expert (5th, 6th & 7th Dan)
Sosai - President
Tameshiwari - Breaking Test
Tanden - Center of Body (below navel)
Waza - Technique(s)
Yame - Stop
Yasume - Rest, at Ease
Yoi - Ready
Yudansha - Black Belt Holder
Zanshin - Remain Alert (remaining mind)

TAIKAI  JUTSUGO - TOURNAMENT  TERMINOLOGY  
Aka - Red
Awasete Ippon - Adds Up to One Point  
Chui - Warning
Encho - Overtime Round (extension)
Fukushin - Corner Judge (assistant referee)
Genten - Penalty
Hantei - Decision
Hikiwake - Draw, Tie
Ippon - One Point
Kachi - Win
Senshuken Taikai - Championship Tournament  
Shikaku - Disqualification
Shiro - White
Shushin - Referee
Waza Ari - Half Point (has a technique)  
Zokko - Resume Fighting

KAZU - NUMBERS
Ichi - One
Ni - Two
San - Three
Shi, Yon - Four
Go - Five
Roku - Six
Shichi, Nana - Seven
Hachi - Eight
Ku - Nine
Ju - Ten
Sanju - Thirty  
Hyaku - Hundred
Sen - Thousand
Man - Ten Thousand

                                             
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