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Term Kanji Meaning
Kabuto Helm / Face protection
Kagami Biraki 鏡開き Breaking of the Mochi. Held on 11 Jan.
Kakuha 鶴破 Kata: Destroyed by a Crane (Toguchi 1&2) (Kuba/Toyama 1)
Kama Sickle
Kamae 構え Posture
Kamon 家紋 Family emblem, mon (紋), monsho (紋章), and mondokoro (紋所)
Kanabo 金棒 Metal Stick - 2 handed war club with metal studs
Kiba Dachi 騎馬立ち Horse Riding Stance
Kinjo Sanda 金城真三良 Weaponry Master known as Ufuchiku. 1834-1916
Kiso 基礎 Foundation, Basis
Kiten 基点 Beginning and ending point(s) of a kata
Kogake 甲懸 Metal or leather plates for the top of the feet
Kojo Tatei 湖城大禎 Naha-te Pioneer. 1837-1917
Kosa Dachi 交叉立ち Crossed Stance
Kote 籠手 Forearm armor
Kun Kun/Kon - Flexible staff
Kuniyoshi Shinkichi 国吉真吉 Naha-te Pioneer. Bushi Kunishi. 1848-1926
Kunren 訓練 Drills/Exercises/Training
Kuro Color: Black
Kururunfa 久留頓破 Kata: Created by Hanashiro Chomo. Hold Long and Attack
Kusanku 公相君 Kata: Retrospectively named after person, original Ufukun (大君)
Kusazuri 草摺 Iron or leather plates that hang to protect lower body
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