義珍 (冨名腰) 船越

思亀 (冨名腰) 船越 (1868 - 1957)

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思亀 (義珍) "Umikami, Gichin, Gitin" 船越 formerly 冨名腰 aka 富名腰, Tominakoshi, Tominakosi, Funakoshi, Hunakosi
Born in 日本沖縄県那覇市Shurimap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
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Died in 日本東京都map
Profile last modified 18 May 2019 | Created 14 Apr 2019
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義珍 (冨名腰) 船越 is Notable.

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Gichin Funakoshi (船越 義珍 Funakoshi Gichin, November 10, 1868 – April 26, 1957) is the founder of Shotokan Karate-Do, perhaps the most widely known style of karate, and is known as a "father of modern karate". Following the teachings of Anko Itosu and Anko Asato, he was one of the Okinawan karate masters who introduced karate to the Japanese mainland in 1922. He taught karate at various Japanese universities and became honorary head of the Japan Karate Association upon its establishment in 1949.

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On 28 Apr 2019 at 17:36 GMT Nicolas LaPointe wrote:

According to the Japanese Wikipedia, 冨名腰 (Tominakoshi) is the LNAB of Funakoshi Gichin before he adopted the surname of 船越 (Funakoshi). This name can also be written 富名腰 as described by Gichin himself, with the difference being in the first kanji of Tominakoshi: tomi can be written as 冨 or 富.

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