Japanese Shakuhachi Terms

This is a list of shakuhachi terms (glossary). Note that different schools or styles have varying definitions for some of these shakuhachi terms. The most common or strictly accurate definitions for these shakuhachi terms were used. Less common interpretations are included for some shakuhachi terms where appropriate, for further understanding. As with any translation, some shakuhachi terms simply do not translate well into English, or perhaps many other languages.

A – H

I – U