Frequently Used Korean Terms PDF Print E-mail

General Terms

CHA RYUT - Attention BA RO - Return to Ready
KYUNG YET - Bow/Salute
SHE UH - Rest
JUNE BEE - Ready
DO JANG - Training Hall
SHI JAK - Begin
DO BOK - Uniform
KU MAN - Finish
DEE - Belt
KUK GEE - Flag
KWANJANG NIM - President/Master/Instructor
POOM SE - Form
YOU DAN JA NIM - Black Belt Holder
JE JA - Student
DWI RO DOL A - About Face
ILBO DAERYUN - 1 Step Sparing
JOKYO NIM - Assistant Instructor
GYURU GEE - Free Sparing
JA YOU - Free
AHN NYUNG HAH-SIP-NI-GAH - Good Morning/Afternoon/Evening
AHN NYUNG-HI GYE-SIP-SI-O - Good bye
AHN-NYUNG-HI GAH-SIP-SI-O - Good bye
GAHM-SAH HAHM-NI-DAH - Thank you

Numbers

HA NA - One
SOO MOOL - Twenty
DOOL - Two
SUH RYUN - Thirty
SET - Three
MAR HOON - Fourty
NET - Four
SHEEN - Fifty
DA SUT - Five
YU SHOON - Sixty
YU SUT - Six
IL HOON - Seventy
ILL GOB - Seven
YU DOON - Eighty
YU DUL - Eight
A HOON - Ninety
A HOB - Nine
Back - Hundred
YUL - Ten
Chun - Thousand

Body Parts

SANG DAN - High Section
SOO DOE or SON NAL - Knife Hand
JOONG DAN - Middle Section
KWAN SOO - Finger Tip
HA DAN - Lower Section
PAL GOOB - Elbow
JUNG-KWON - Fist
AN PAL MOK - Inner Forearm
DOONG JOO MOK - Back Fist
BA KAT PAL MOK - Outer Forearm

Stances

JOOCHUM SUHGEE - Sitting Stance
KYO CHA SUHGEE - X-Stance
AHP GOOB YI - Front Stance
MO A SUHGEE - Closed Stance
AHP SUHGEE - Walking Stance
GYURU GEE JA SAE - Fighting Stance
JUNE BEE SUHGEE - Ready Stance
DWI GOOB YI - Back Stance
HA NA - One
SOO MOOL - Twenty

Techniques

MAK GEE - Block
DOLYO CHA GEE - Roundhouse Kick
JEE ROO GEE - Punched
YOP CHA GEE - Side Kick
GHA GEE - Kick
DWI DOL AH CHA GEE - Back Pivot Kick
AP CHA GEE - Front Kick
BITEUREO CHA GEE - Twist Kick
APCHAOLLIGEE - Front Rising Kick
BANDAL CHA GEE - Crescent Kick
TWIEDO DOLYO CHAGEE - Jump Roundhouse Kick