Taekwondo - Korean Words

Korean words used while training.

 

  • Attention – cha-ryuht
  • Back to attention – bah-row
  • Belt – dee
  • Begin – she-jak
  • Bow kyung – rye
  • End keu – mahn
  • Flag – guk gi
  • Form – poom-se (or) hyung
  • Kick – chagi
  • Instructor – sah-bum-nim
  • Practice hall – do-jang

 

  • Rank – gup (color belts)
  • dan – (black belt)
  • Ready Stance – joon-bee
  • Relax – she-ut
  • Return to joon-bee – barro
  • School (where TKD is taught) – kwan
  • Start – si-jak
  • Thank you – kam-sha-hap-ni-dah
  • Turn around – di-row-do-rah
  • Uniform – do-bohk
  • Yell – ki-hap