kyu

/ (kjuː) /

noun judo

one of the five student grades for inexperienced competitors
a student in the kyu gradesCompare dan 2

Nearby words

  1. kyrie eleison,
  2. kyte,
  3. kythe,
  4. kythera,
  5. kytoon,
  6. kyushu,
  7. kyzyl,
  8. kyzyl kum,
  9. kz,
  10. kzn

Word Origin for kyu

from Japanese

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