Common Terms – Part 1

Some common terms you will hear in Kendo class.

1 = ichi, 2 = ni, 3 = san, 4 = shi, 5 = go, 6 = roku, 7 = shichi, 8 = hachi, 9 = kyu, 10 = jyu

Sensei = Instructor

Rei = Bow

Seiza = To sit by kneeling

Keiko = Practice