Definition of Krav Maga in English:

Krav Maga

Pronunciation /ˌkräv məˈɡä/ /ˌkrɑv məˈɡɑ/

noun

  • A form of self-defense and physical training, first developed by the Israeli army in the 1940s, based on the use of reflexive responses to threatening situations.

Origin

From Hebrew, ‘contact combat’.