The Body and its parts

In this page red arrow means that it is a vital point.

The Body previous page

atama for a head. kubi for a neck.
kata for a shoulder. mune for a chest.
ude for an arm.
ashi for a leg. Sometimes kyaku is used instead of ashi, such as kyaku tou, which means using a leg like a sword to mow down your opponent.
dou for a trunk or a body, but it does not include arms, legs nor a head, usually.
hara for an abdomen.
koshi for a waist, and it includes hips.

Leg previous page

hiza for a knee
mukouzune for a shin.
kurubushi for an ankle.
kakato for a heel.
fukurahagi for a calf.
futomomo for a thigh.

Foot previous page

kou for an instep.
tumasaki for a tiptoe.
zenzokutei for the front part of the sole of a foot.
ashinoura for the sole of a foot.
tushifumazu for the arch of a foot.

Head previoius page

hitai for a forehead.
me for an eye.
hana for a nose.
kuchi for a mouth.
ago for a jaw.
bukkotu for a secret point just under the Adam's apple.
mikaduki for a secret point in a jaw.
keichuu for a secret point in the neck bone.
mimi for an ear.
mayu for an eyebrow.

Trunk previous page

suigetu for a pit of the stomach.
sanmai is a secret point in the side of a chest.
yokosanmai is a secret point in the side of a chest.
Arm and hand previous page

jouwan for an upper arm.
zenwan for a forearm.
hiji for an elbow.
bosikyu is a key of juho.
oyayubi for a thumb.
hitosashiyubi for an index finger.
tenohira for a palm.
shuto is a little finger side of a palm.
wantou is left side of your right forearm when the palm facing you.
chuin is a secret point near the elbow.
nakayubi for a middle finger, kusuriyubi for a ring finger, koyubi for a little finger.

End to Top

(C)Copy right, K.Hayashi. This site was written and developed by Keijiro Hayashi in 1998. The same Keijiro Hayashi maintained and improved this site during the years: 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 continues to do so, and reserves all rights associated with the structure of this site and the information available on this site.