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Term Kanji Meaning
Kōtō Ate 後頭当て Back of the head strike
Kabuto Japanese style helmet
Kagami Biraki 鏡開き Traditionally falls on Jan 11. Cask of Sake ceremony
Kagi Tsuki 鈎突き Hook punch
Kaginawa 鈎縄 Hook attached to a rope
Kakie Uke 掛け受け Hooking block
Kakuto Geri 踵蹴り Heel kick (Mule kick)
Kamae 構え Full-body position / Pose
Kamiya Jinsei 神谷仁清 Gojuryu pioneer - 1894-1964
Kanban 看板 Dojo sign
Karasao 連枷 Flail with a joint to attach the smaller arm
Kata Form, pattern, or shape (型 or 形)
Kata Ate 肩当て Shoulder strike
Kawasu Uke 交す受け Parry block
Keibo 警棒 Short Baton - Tankon (短棍)
Keito Uke 鶏頭受け Top of the hand block
Ki'iro 黄色 Color: Yellow
Kiba Dachi 騎馬立ち Horse riding stance (knees bent feet forward)
Kiko 気功 Breathing Exercise
Kin'iro 金色 Color: Gold
Kinjo Sanda 金城真三良 Kobudo Pioneer for Ufuchiku material. 1834-1916
Kisami Tsuki 刻み突き Jab punch (front jab)
Kocho Geri 蝴蝶蹴り Butterfly Kick (Split kick)
Kocho Soto 蝴蝶雙刀 Butterfly swords (Southern Chinese short swords)
Koken Uke 弧拳受け Top of the wrist block
Kon 6' flexible staff used for spears and polearms
Koppo 骨法 Handheld weapon with a center loop (chizikonbo)
Kosa Dachi 交叉立ち Feet crossed stance
Kotai Geri 交体蹴り Cross body kick (kicking across the centerline)
Kote Uchi 小手打ち Wrist strike (wrist bash)
Kukan 空巻 Kata: Sky Scroll
Kumemura 久米村 aka Kuninda. Chinese community in Naha
Kuro Color: Black
Kururunfa 久留頓破 Kata: To Pause then Suddenly Destroy
Kusabi Uke 楔受け Wedge block
Kusanku 公相君 Named after shipwrecked official (see ufukun)
Kuwa Garden Hoe (Gwa)
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