Martial Arts Definitions L

Martial Arts Definitions
Lakan: The male black belt rank in the Filipino art of arnis.
Lathi: “Staff.” An Indian fighting art centered around a cane or bamboo staff about five feet in length.
Lima Lama: “Hand of wisdom.” An American martial art of Polynesian descent, which is composed of a combination of movements stemming from thirteen various Polynesian martial arts.
Liu gar: A basic southern style of Chinese kung fu centered around close-range fighting.
Lua: “Bone breaking.” The native martial art of Hawaii, now extinct, which was similar to Japanese jujutsu.