Definition of judoka in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈjo͞odōˌkä/ /ˌjo͞odōˈkä/


A person who practices or is an expert in judo.
Example sentences
  • The second group is advanced judokas who vary in Judo rank and time in grade from one-year forward.
  • In the year 1887, over 1,500 judokas are quoted there.
  • Lisa became a judoka after graduating from Tell City high school in 1998.


Japanese, from judo + -ka 'person, profession'.

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Syllabification: ju·do·ka

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