n. A form of mixed martial arts developed in the Israeli Army but popularized worldwide. Literally means "contact combat."
"I was able to fend off the attacker with my krav maga moves."
Languages of Origin
- Modern Hebrew
- Jews: Jews of diverse religious backgrounds and organizational involvements
- Younger: Jews in their 30s or younger
- Non-Jews: (words that have spread outside of Jewish networks)
- North America
- South Africa
- Australia / New Zealand
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