GLOSSARY

TAEKWON-DO GLOSSARY

Counting in Korean

Hana - one
Dool - two
Set - three
Net - four
Dasot - five
Yasot - six
Ilgop - seven
Yodol - eight
Ahop - nine
Yol - ten

General Terminology

Tae/Kwon/Do - Foot/Hand/Art
Taekwon-Do - The Art of Hand & Foot
Do Jang - Training Hall
Do Bok - Uniform
Matsogi - Sparring
Boo Sabumnim - Assistant Instructor
Sabumnim - Instructor/Teacher
Sahyunnim - Master Instructor
Saseongnim - Grand Master

Taekwondo Commands

Chariot - Attention
Kyong Ne - Bow
Choonbi/Junbi - Ready
Sijak/Shijak - Start
Goman - Stop
Parro - Return to last position
Dwiro Dora - Turn around
Sheot - At ease

Stances (Sogi)

Junbi Sogi - Ready Stance
Charyot Sogi - Attention Stance
Moa Sogi - Close Stance
Narani Sogi - Parallel Stance
Annun Sogi - Sitting Stance
Gunnon Sogi - Walking (Front) Stance
Niunja Sogi - L-Stance (Back Stance)
Guburyo Sogi - Bending Stance
Kyocha Sogi - X-Stance

Kicks (Chagi)

Ap Chagi - Front Kick
Dollyo Chagi - Turning Kick
Yop Chagi - Side Kick
Yop Cha Jirugi - Piercing Side Kick
Dwit Chagi - Back Kick
Bandal Chagi - Crescent Kick
Bandae Dollyo Chagi - Reverse Turning Kick
Naeryo Chagi - Downward Kick
Bituro Chagi - Twist Kick
Sewo Chagi - Vertical Kick
Twimyo Ap Chagi - Flying Front Kick
Twimyo Dollyo Chagi - Flying Turning Kick
Twimyo Bandae Dollyo Chagi - Flying Reverse Turning Kick
Twimyo Yop Chagi - Flying Side Kick

Punches (Jirugi) / Strikes (Taerigi)

Baro Jirugi - Obverse Punch
Bandae Jirugi - Reverse Punch
Sonkal Taerigi - Knifehand Strike
Palkup Taerigi - Elbow Strike
Dung Joomuk Yop Jirigi - Back Fist Side Strike
Sun Sunkut Tulgi - Straight Fingertip Thrust
Opun Sunkut Tulgi - Flat Fingertip Thrust

Blocks (Makgi)

Palmok Makgi Najunde - Low Block
Chookyo Makgi - Rising Block
Bakat Palmok Makgi - Outer Forearm Block
An Palmok Makgi - Inner Forearm Block
Daebi Makgi - Guarding Block
Sonkal Daebi Makgi - Knifehand Guarding Block
Sang Makgi - Twin Block Doo Palmok Makgi - Double Forearm Block
Kyocha Makgi - X-Block
Hecho Makgi - Wedging Block
Dollimyo Makgi - Circular Block
Doo Palmok Makgi - Double Forearm Block
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