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Kata Name Kanji Meaning
Anan 安南 Kata: Mountainous Region in Vietnam (1 and 2)
Bassai 披塞 Kata: To Penetrate a Fortress (G. Funakoshi)
Chikan 地巻 Kata: Earth Scroll (Kojoryu)
Chinte 珍手 Kata: Strange Hands. Taught by Chinto
Chinto 鎮東 Kata: Town to the East. Nickname for shipwrecked sailor
Ershiba 二十八 Kata: Twenty Eight. Also called Nipai or Nipaipo
Gekiha 撃破 Kata: To Defeat (1 and 2). Created by Toguchi Seikichi
Gekisai 撃砕 Kata: To Pulverize (1 and 2)
Hakkaku 白鶴 Kata: White Crane (Kojoryu)
Hakko 白虎 Kata: White Tiger (Kojoryu)
Hakkuryu 白龍 Kata: White Dragon (Kojoryu)
Heiku 黒虎 Kata: Black Tiger (Ryueiryu)
Jion 慈恩 Kata: Temple Name. Created by Yabu Kentsu
Kakufa 鶴法 Kata: Crane Law. White Crane kata from Gokenki
Kukan 空巻 Kata: Sky Scroll (Kojoryu)
Kururunfa 久留頓破 Kata: Hold then Attack
Kusanku 公相君 Kata: Named after shipwrecked official
Naihanchi 内畔戦 Kata: Created by Ason. Fighting on a slope
Niseishi 二十四 Kata: Created by Aragaki Seisho. Twenty Four
Ohan 大賨 Kata: The Great Han (Ryueiryu)
Pachu 巴球 Kata: Tomoe Ball (Ryueiryu)
Paiho 白鶴 Kata: Created by Gokenki. White Crane (Sho and Dai)
Paiku 白虎 Kata: White Tiger (Ryueiryu)
Passai 豹獅 Kata: Leopard Lion. Sometimes seen as 拔塞
Pechurin 百歩連 Kata: 100 Continuous Steps
Rinkan 倫勘 Kata: Sincerity. Created by Nakasone Seiyu
Rohai 鹭牌 Kata: Heron
Saifa 砕破 Kata: Crush and Destroy. Created by Miyagi Chojun
Sanchin 参戦 Kata: Three Battles. Originally from China
Sanseiru 三十六 Kata: Thirty Six. Originally from China
Seipai 十八 Kata: Eighteen. Created by Kuniyoshi Shinkichi
Seisan 十三 Kata: Thirteen. Originally from China
Seiyonchin 随運勁 Kata: Strength in Movement
Shisochin 四向戦 Kata: Battle in Four Directions
Shotogata 初等型 Kata: Elementary Kata (1 and 2)
Sochin 叟戰 Kata: War. Kanji are lineage specific (many spellings).
Suparinpe 壱百零八 Kata: One Hundred Eight
Tenkan 天巻 Kata: Heavenly Scroll (Kojoryu)
Tensho 転掌 Kata: Rotating Palms. Created by Miyagi Chojun
Ufukun 大君 Kata: Older name for Kusanku Kata
Unshu 雲手 Kata: Cloud Hands. Attributed to Aragaki Seisho
Useishi 五十四 Kata: Fifty Four. Gojushiho in Modern Japanese
Wanduan 万端 Kata: A Million Possibilities
Wanshu 汪輯 Kata: Named after Diplomat (Sho and Dai)
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