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唐手

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Grade: 1

EtymologyEdit

Compound of (kara, Tang Dynasty; China) + (te, hand), as the art was originally transmitted from China to Okinawa, and thence to mainland Japan.

NounEdit

唐手 (hiragana からて, romaji karate)

  1. karate