Grades from first degree black belt forward that denote degrees of proficiency.
Term used in the Japanese martial arts for anyone who has achieved the rank of at least first-degree black belt.
Degree, grade level designation referring to black belt rank.
Term used in the Japanese, Okinawan and Korean martial arts for anyone who has achieved the rank of at least first-degree black belt.
Grade, rank As from first black belt degree First introduced by Jigoro Kano, Founder of modern JUDO.
Black belt rank, from shodan through judan White belt ranks are called kyu ranks.
Rank or degree of a black belt Ranks lower than the black belt are called Kyu-degrees.
Son of Jacob, and one of the twelve tribes of Israel See Chapter.
Master level Higher numbers are better See Figure.
Ninth son of Jacob, a tribe of Israel.
İndicated a degree of black belt.
Aikido grade holder, black belt rank.
Black belt rank There are ten stations of Dan, as follows:Shodan - 1st dan Nidan - 2nd dan Sandan - 3rd dan Yondan - 4th dan Godan - 5th dan Rokudan - 6th dan Nanadan - 7th dan Hachidan - 8th dan Kudan - 9th dan Judan -10th dan.
Black belt rank Example: Shodan, 1st black belt.
One of the lotmen working for Roth Edmonds in Go Down, Moses.
Lively Bohemian or Polish dance tune in 2-4 measure, with the third quaver accented.
Dance of Polish origin, but now common everywhere.
It is performed by two persons in common time.
This dance was introduced to society in 1844 Every now and then it is revived because of its boisterous charm It was supposed to have been originally created by a Bohemian girl The basic step consists of a preparatory hop followed by a chasse done first to the left then to the right Curiously enough, it reappeared in the 1940's in the Cha Cha as one of the more popular steps Still danced quite often throughout the country.
The national dance of Wisconsin.
Tune in 2/4 or 4/4 time, distinctive uneven clap/clap - clap rhythm.
Lively type of music and dance often including an accordian.
Music performed for dancing the polka.
Bohemian dance with 3 steps and a hop in fast time.
Dance in 2/4 time coming from Bohemia.
Bohemian dance with 3 steps and a hop in fast time music performed for dancing the polka.