Definition of Krav Maga in English:

Krav Maga

noun

mass noun
  • A form of self-defence 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’.

Pronunciation

Krav Maga

/ˌkrɑːv ˈmɑːɡə/