The World of Sumo

Posted by: soot

The World of Sumo - 12/20/12 08:53 AM

According to Japanese legend, a sumo match between the gods Takemikazuchi and Takeminakata determined the origin of the Japanese islands. Today, the 800 rikishi, or wrestlers, in the professional sumo world start daily practices at 4:30 am shocked

...but no need for you to get up so early to find these terms as all of the vowels have been left in place...sleep in and take your time to find the terms in this puzzle that involve The World of Sumo.

sherlock

Starting Letters:
B C C C C F F G G G
G K L L L M M M M N
N N N N N N N N N N
N N N P R R R R R R
R R R R R S S S S S
S S S S T T T T T T
T T V W W W

Remaining Letters:


= 1 -E-I-IO-
= 2 A-E-A
= 3 -OU--A-E--
= 4 -E-E-O-Y
= 5 -I-UA-
= 6 -U--O-
= 7 -A--
= 8 -IA---
= 9 -A--I-E
= 10 -O-E-
= 11 -A--I--
= 12 -I-
= 13 A--IE--
= 14 -I---
= 15 -O--E--
= 16 -U-E-
= 17 -O-
= 18 -E-E-EE-

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Posted by: Cue

Re: `The World of Sumo - 12/20/12 09:28 AM

3. tournament
Posted by: Haroula

Re: `The World of Sumo - 12/20/12 09:58 AM

2.Arena santadance
Posted by: curly

Re: `The World of Sumo - 12/20/12 11:57 AM

1. religion

4. ceremony
Posted by: manxman

Re: `The World of Sumo - 12/20/12 01:50 PM

18. referees
Posted by: Urban Worrier

Re: `The World of Sumo - 12/20/12 02:26 PM

7. Salt
Posted by: CCbomber

Re: `The World of Sumo - 12/20/12 02:37 PM

5. ritual
Posted by: soot

Re: `The World of Sumo - 12/21/12 12:05 AM

Good solutions everyone thumbsup12

wave12
Posted by: looney4labs

Re: `The World of Sumo - 01/10/13 07:36 PM

6. Custom

13. Ancient

14. Rings kissy
Posted by: soot

Re: `The World of Sumo - 01/10/13 07:38 PM

Oh my .. you must have lived in Japan before wink

All three are good wave
Posted by: michele rose

Re: `The World of Sumo - 01/10/13 09:23 PM

10. robes

think

12. pin
Posted by: soot

Re: `The World of Sumo - 01/11/13 09:08 PM

Not robes Michele .. the b is used elsewhere

For 10 think giant, -o-e-ful wrestlers think

wave
Posted by: michele rose

Re: `The World of Sumo - 01/12/13 09:48 AM

Soot, is #12 correct?

10. tower think
Posted by: soot

Re: `The World of Sumo - 01/12/13 10:32 AM

Michele, no 12 is not pin...and my clue mislead you for 10

Better clues...

10. wrestlers are not weak they are -o-e-ful (strong)
12. wrestlers want to -i- their match not lose
Posted by: Haroula

Re: `The World of Sumo - 01/12/13 11:24 AM

10.Power wave wink
12.Win
8. Giants think
Posted by: soot

Re: `The World of Sumo - 01/12/13 11:50 AM

You've got three Haroula thumbsup

wave
Posted by: CCbomber

Re: `The World of Sumo - 01/12/13 01:19 PM

9. massive
Posted by: Haroula

Re: `The World of Sumo - 01/12/13 01:28 PM

17.Bow praise
Posted by: soot

Re: `The World of Sumo - 01/12/13 03:29 PM

Two more bite the dust yay

well done CCBomber and Haroula

wave
Posted by: manxman

Re: `The World of Sumo - 01/12/13 06:35 PM

16. rules
Posted by: michele rose

Re: `The World of Sumo - 01/12/13 07:18 PM

11. ranking

15. contest thumbsup
Posted by: soot

Re: `The World of Sumo - 01/13/13 10:24 AM

woot ManXman and Michele .. nice job bravo

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