This feature is designed to spark your interest in researching the world of capoeira's vocabulary, history, and philosophy.

Our Capoeira Wiki-Word series invites you to research the word of the week and post your definition(s) and translations. At the end of each week, the entries will be reviewed and then summarized into a translation and a definition of the Capoeira Wiki-Word of the week.

Submit your entries in the comments section below!

This week's Capoeira Wiki-Word is:





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So literal translation of "Tinhoso" according to the good old internet is "itchy."

Let's see how that works with what my family has to say...

Salão de Michael - Tinhoso from michael g davis on Vimeo.