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Korean Terminology

General Terms

Yea Eue Etiquette
Kyung Neh Bow
Cha Ryuht Attention
Juhng Jah Proper Sitting
Joon Bee Ready
She Jahk Begin
Geut Finish
Doh Jahng Practice Hall
Doh Bok Uniform
Di Belt
Eue Bok Clothing
Soo Ryuhn Practice
Geu Mahn Stop
Shee Uh Rest
Soom She Ki Breathing
Ki Cho Jah Ki Breathing Exercises
Ki Internal Life Force
Ki Hahp Forcing Ki by pressure when breathing
Mon Puhl Ki Warm-up exercises
Kuk Ki National Flag
Won Ki Kuk Sool Association Flag

Names & titles

Kuk Sa Nim Grandmaster (10th degree Black Belt)
Su Suhk Kwang Jang Nim Chiefmaster (9th degree Black Belt)
Suhn Im Kwang Jahng Nim Executive Master (8th degree Black Belt)
Ji Do Kwang Jahng Nim Senior Master (7th degree Black Belt)
Joo Im Kwang Jahng Nim Head Master (6th degree Black Belt)
Pyung Kwan Jahng Nim Master (5th degree Black Belt)
Sa Bum Nim Instructor (4th degree Black Belt)
Pu Sa Bum Nim Deputy Instructor (3rd degree Black Belt)
Kyo Sa Nim Assistant Instructor (2nd degree Black Belt)
Jo Kyo Nim Assistant Instructor (1st degree Black Belt)
Dahn Boh Nim Black-Brown Belt
Ja Di Brown Belt
Hohng Di Red Belt
Chuhng Di Blue Belt
Noh Rahng Di Yellow Belt
Hin Di White Belt

Counting

Il First
Ee Second
Sahm Third
Sah Fourth
Oh Fifth
Yook Sixth
Chil Seventh
Pahl Eighth
Gu Ninth
Ship Tenth
Hah Nah One
Dul Two
Set Three
Net Four
Dah Suht Five
Yah Suht Six
Il Gohp Seven
Yuh Duhl Eight
Ah Hohp Nine
Yul Ten
Seu Mool Twenty
Suh Reun Thirty
Mah Heun Forty
Shwin Fifty
Yeh Soon Sixty
Il Heun Seventy
Yuh Deun Eighty
Ah Heun Ninety
Baek One Hundred

Parts of the Body

Bahl Foot
Dahl Deung Foot Top (Instep)
Bahl Koom Chi Heel
Dah Ree Leg
Moo Reup Knee
Sohn Hand
Sohn Mohk Wrist
Ahn Sohn Mohk Inside Wrist
Bahl Mohk Ankle
Pahl Koom Chi Elbow
Uh Kae Shoulder
Hyul Pressure Point

Directions and Movements

Ahn Inside
Ahp Front
Yuhp Side
Dee Back
Dee Uh Jumping
Hweh Juhn Turning
Doh Rah Spinning
Yahng Both
Ssahng Double
Yuhk Reverse
Ban De Other Direction
Dee Roh Doh Rah Turn Around
Sahng High
Joong Middle
Han Low

Stances

Kong Kyuk Ja Se Offensive Stance
Bahng Uh Jah Se Defensive Stance
Ki Mah Jah Se Horse-riding Stance
Juhng Gool Jah Se Long Stance

Soo Ki (Hand Techniques)

Juhng Gwuhn Reverse Punch
Yuhk Gquhn Uppercut
Il Ji Gwuhn First Finger Strike
Sah Ji Gwuhn 4-Knuckle Fist
Gahk Gwuhn Backfist
Kah Mah Mahk Ki Spinning Backfist
Sohn Deung Backhand Strike
Gwahn Soo Spearhand
Ship Ja Mahk Ki 4-Directional Blocking
Soo Doh Knifehand
Yuhk Soo Doh Reverse Knifehand
Ssahng Soo Doh Double Knifehand
Hweh Huhn Soo Doh Circle Knifehand
Pyung Soo Palm Strike
Ssahng Pyung Soo Double Palm Strike
Sah Mah Gwi Praying Mantis
Pahl Koom Chi Ki Elbow Strike

Johk Sool (Leg or Kicking Techniques)

Ahp Cha Ohl Li Ki Straight Leg Kick
Hoo Li Ki Sweep
Jik Uh Cha Ki Axe Kick
Doh Rah Cha Ki Spin Kick
Ahn Dah Ree Cha Ki Inside Crescent Kick
Bah Gaht Dah Ree Cha Ki Outside Crescent Kick
Moo Reup Cha Ki Knee Smash Kick
Ahp Cha Ki Front Kick
Bahl Deung Cha Ki Roundhouse Kick
Bahl Koom Chi Do Li Ki Hook Kick
Yuhp Cha Ki Side Kick
Dee Cha Ki Back Kick

Nak Bub (Falling Techniques)

Ahp Nak Bub Front Fall
Dee Nak Bub Back Fall
Yuhp Nak Bub Side Fall
Ahp Yuhp Nak Bub Half-Front Fall
Hahn Sohn Poong Cha 1-Hand Cartwheel
Hweh Juhn Nak Bub Rolling Fall
Goh Yahng Ee Nak Bub Cat Roll
Gong Joon Hweh Juhn Nak Bub High Fall
Doo Sohn Poon Cha 2-Hand Cartwheel
Pahl Koom Chi Poon Cha Elbow Cartwheel

Moo Ki (Weapons)

Geum Sword
Dahn Geum Knife
Kahl Geum Short Knife
Chang Spear
Pook Chae Fan
Jee Peng Ee Cane
Poh Bahk Rope
Jool Bong Flail (nunchuku)
Dahn Bong Short Staff
Joon Bong Middle Staff
Jang Bong Long Staff

Common Phrases & Greetings

Ahn Young Hah Shi Nee Kah? Hello/Hi/How Are You?
Ahn Young Hee Kah Ship See Yo Goodbye/Go Safely
Soo Guh Heet Sahm Nee Dah You Worked Hard
Kahm Sah Hahm Nee Dah Thank You
Chuhn Mahn Eh Yo You’re Welcome
Soo Ryuhn Geut Finish Practice