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Etymology

Borrowed from Japanese 空手 (karate), from 唐手 (karate), from Okinawan 唐手 (tūdī), empty hand).

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
karate

Plural
-

karate (-)
  1. An Okinawan martial art involving primarily punching and kicking, but additionally, advanced throws, arm bars, grappling and all means of fighting.

Translations


Czech

Noun

karate n.

  1. karate

Japanese

Noun

karate (hiragana からて)

  1. 空手, 唐手: karate

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