Origin of judoJapanese j?do from j?, soft + d?, way
Origin of judoJapanese jūdō jū soft ( from Middle Chinese riw ) ( also the source of Mandarin róu ) dō way ; see aikido .
Salamu Mezhidov of Russia (right) and David Kevkhishvili of Georgia (left) at the 2006 Judo World Championships
- Alternative spelling of Judeo-.
From Japanese 柔道, じゅうどう (jūdō).