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Bushido Definition

What Does Bushido Mean?

Bushido

bu·shi·do

\ˈbu̇-shi-ˌdō\
noun

Definition: A general martial arts term rather than being strictly a karate one. It is a Japanese word for the Samurai life and is loosely based on the concept of chivalry. Its literal meaning is “military scholar road”. Bushido is believed to be a relatively modern term, developed in the 16th century according to many scholars.

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