Definition of karateka in English:

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Pronunciation: /kəˈrɑːtɪkɑː/

noun (plural same or karatekas)

A practitioner of karate.
Example sentences
  • These obi weren't the belts karateka and judoka wear today - Kano hadn't invented the judogi yet, and his students were still practicing in kimono.
  • Some argue that the physical interpretation of the solution by the karateka or judoka is repugnant and that that of the aikidoka is beautiful.
  • Standing face-to-face with an expert karateka like Ushiro Sensei was an enlightening and humbling experience.
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