Aiki-Dictionary


Group
Term
Translation
Attacks
Dori
Katate
Morote
Ryote
Gyaku/Kosa
Uchi
Shomen(Uchi)
Yokomen(Uchi)
Tsuki
Grip; holding
One hand (out of two)
Two hands (over one)
Two hands
Opposite
Strike
Frontal (or: main wall)
Side direction
Thrust
Techniques
Osae
Gatame
Nage
Kiri
Kokyu-ho
Irimi (nage)
Gaeshi
Kaiten
Ikkyo
Nikkyo
Sankkyo
Yonkyo
Gokkyo
Shiho (nage)
Sumi-Otoshi
“Juji” (nage)
Atemi
Henka
Kaeshi
Kihon
Pinning
Grappling
Throwing
Cutting
Breathing-power Practice exercises
Entering (throw)
Turning (supination)
Turning (wheel)
Pinning tech. No 1
Pinning tech. No 2
Pinning tech. No 3
Pinning tech. No 4
Pinning tech. No 5
Four directions (throw)
Corner Dropping
“Figure 10” throw
Distracting (unbalancing) blow
Continual (techniques)
Counter (techniques)
Basics
Customs
Rei Gi Sa Ho
Rei
O Negai Shimasu
Domo Arigato-
Gozaimasu
Conduct & Etiquette
Bow
Please (request)
Thank you very much-
(Honorific)
Clothing
Keiko Gi
Hakama
Obi
Eri
Sode
Training uniform
Split skirt, Samurai traditional pants
Belt
Fold of the shirt
Sleeve
Ranking
Kyu
Dan
Yudansha
Sensei
Sempai
Kohai
Shihan
Shidoin
FukuShidoin
White-belt grade
Black-belt grade
Black belt practitioner
Teacher; boss; leader
Senior practitioner
Junior practitioner
Senior teacher; master
Head instructor of a Dojo
Internal/junior instructor
Positioning
Hanmi
Kamae
Tachi (Datchi)
Suwari
Hanmi Handatchi
Jodan
Chudan
Gedan
Migi
Hidari
Mae
Ushiro
Half body
Stance
Standing
Sitting
Half sitting/half standing
Upper (level)
Middle (level)
Lower (level)
Right
Left
Front
Rear
Theory
And
Miscellaneous
Ai
Ki
Ki no Nagare
Do
Kuzushi
Shoshin
Mushin
Zanshin
Tanden


Kokyu
Dojo
Tatami
Kamza

Harmony; meeting; love
Energy; cosmic Breath
Flow of energy (KI)
Way
Unbalancing
“Beginner’s mind”: proper student’s state of mind
“No mind”: emptiness and clear senses
Attention after performing technique
An area in the lower Abd. That is our center of physical stamina
Breathing power
Training hall
Mat
Sitting altar

Body parts
Mune
Ashi
Te
Tekubi
Kote
Kubi
Kata
Senaka
Hara/O-Naka
Hiji
Hiza
Koshi
Chest
Leg/foot
Hand
Wrist
Back of the hand
Neck
Shoulder
Back
Abdomen
Elbow
Knee
Hip
Weapons
Boken/Bokuto
Tachi
Jo
Tanto
Katana

Wooden sword
Sword
Wooden short staff
Knife
(Metal) Sword

Counting
1.       Ichi
2.       Ni
3.       San
4.       Shi (Yon)
5.       Go
6.       Roku
7.       Shichi (Nana)
8.       Hachi
9.       Kyu
10.   Jyu