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Danzan-Ryû Jûjutsu Japanese Vocabulary


The following table is a list of Japanese terms found in Danzan-Ryû Jûjutsu. It is designed to help the Jûjutsu student or teacher easily locate the correct definition of the terms in Danzan-Ryû.

The format of the table is:

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Japanese Term

Graphical Kanji Representation

Nelson Kanji Dictionary Reference Number

English Translation

Sample Usage

Notes:

While Danzan-Ryû shares some terminology with other styles, I have limited this list to Danzan-Ryû Japanese vocabulary. You can find graphics of the pertinent kanji in the Mokuroku section. This work is intended to be a starting point for your further research into Danzan-Ryû Jûjutsu.

Please use this information freely, but please give credit whenever it is used.


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A B C D E F G H I J K M N O R S T U W Y Z

A

Japanese

Kanji

Nelson Number

English

Sample Usage

Age

N798

above, up

Harage Ishi Wari

Ai

N383

fit together, join

Kiai

Akushu

N1963, N1827

handshake

Akushu Kote Tori

Ame

N5042

rain

Murasame

Amma, Anma

N1899, N5392

massage

Amma

An

N1899

hold, investigate, consider

Anma

Arashi

N1431

laid waste, rough, wild

Yama Arashi

Ashi

N4546

foot, leg

Ashi Nada Shime

Ate

N1359

hit

Atemi


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Last Updated March 28, 1997