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Korean Terminology

Numbers

1 | Hana

2 | Dool

3 | Set

4 | Net

5 | Dasot

6 | Yosot

7 | Ilgop

8 | Yodol

9 | Ahop

10 | Yul

20 | Sumul

30 | Sorum

40 | Ma-hun

50 | Swin

60 | Ye-sun

70 | Il-hun

80 | Yo-dun

90 | A-hun

100 | Baek

Stances / Techniques

Stance | Sogi

Walking Stance | Gunnun Sogi

Grade | Gup

L-Stance | Niunja Sogi

Pattern | Tul

Sitting Stance | Annun Sogi

Punch | Jirugi

Kick | Chagi

Block | Makgi

Crescent Kick | Bandal Chagi

Rising Kick | Cha Olligi

Front Rising Kick | Ap Chaolligi

Front Kick | Ap Chagi

Side Kick | Yobap Chagi

Turning Kick | Dollyo Chagi

Ranks / Titles

Asst. Instructor (1st – 3rd Dan) | Cho Kyo Nim

Instructor (1st – 3rd Dan) | Kyo Sa Nim

Master Instructor (4th – 6th Dan) | Sa Bum Nim

Grand Master Instructor (7th-9th Dan) | Kwan Jang Nim

President / Pioneer | Choong Jang Nim

Commands

Attention | Charyot

Bow | Kyong Ye

At Ease | Swiyo

Begin | Si Jak

Stop | Guman

Stop | Haechyo

Dismiss | Hae San

Return | Parro / Baro

Stand Up | Ee Do Sah

Sit Down | Ahn Jo

Ready | Junbi

About Face | Dorra / Dwirodola

Bow to the Flag | Gukgi yet Daehay Kyong Ye

Bow to the Instructor | Kyo Sa Nim Gea Kyong Ye

Miscellaneous Terms

School / Studio | Do Jang

Degree | Dan

Uniform | Do-Bok

Flag | Gukgi

Tenets | Jungshin

Yell | Kiap

Conversational Korean

How are you? | An Yeong Ha Shim Nika

Thank you | Kamsamnida

You’re welcome | Chun Ma Naeyo

See you later | An Yeong Hee Kay Seyo