Tonfa Definition

What Does Tonfa Mean?

Tonfa

ton·fa

\ˈtȯn-ˈfə\
noun

Definition: This is a weapon used by some karate practitioners; it is a stick with a perpendicular handle attached one-third of the way down. Its maximum length is about 20 inches, and it is usually made from red or white oak and is used as a pair.

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