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Does this phrase have any meaning?

great_cap

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Dear All.

I would like to ask you a question. Does this sentence have any meaning? "SHIMAI TATSU SHIMAI" (sorry I don't know the kanji). Some judo clubs in Italy often use this as a catchphrase and shout it before competitions or other events. I have asked one guy (he is not Japanese) the meaning. He replied: "DRAGON vs DRAGON".

Does this make any sense to you? Thanks for the reply.
 

Mike Cash

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Doesn't make any sense to me and I don't see how they get that meaning out of it.
 

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Thanks for the quick reply. Are those words related to "dragons" in some way?
 

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