Terminology

June 29th, 2012 /

Terminology For Bulsajo TaeKwonDo. V1.0

  • Numbers:
  • 1 = Hana
  • 2 = Dool
  • 3 = Set
  • 4 = Net
  • 5 = Dah-sut
  • 6 = Yah-sut
  • 7 = Ee-ol-goob
  • 8 = Yah-dul
  • 9 = Ah-hahp
  • 10 = Yul
  • 11 = Yul-hana
  • 12 = Yul-dool
  • 13 = Yul-set
  • 14 = Yul-net
  • 15 = Yul-dah-sut
  • 16 = Yul-yah-sut
  • 17 = Yul-ee-ol-goob
  • 18 = Yul-yah-dul
  • 19 = Yul-ah-hahp
  • 20 = Sue-mule
  • 30 = So-roon
  • 40 = Ma-huen
  • 50 = Shi-heum
  • 60 = Eh-suen
  • 70 = Yi-roon
  • 80 = Yuh-deun
  • 90 = Ah-heun
  • 100 = Beck
  • 1st = Il
  • 2nd = Ee
  • 3rd = Sahm
  • 4th = Sah
  • 5th = Oh
  • 6th = Yook
  • 7th = Chil
  • 8th = Pahl
  • 9th = Koo
  • 10th = Ship
  • 20th = Ee-ship
  • Basics:
  • Hello = Ah-nyung-hay-say-oh
  • Hello (formal) = Ah-nyung-hasha-meka
  • Hello ( phone ) = Yum-ma-say-oh
  • Goodbye (leaving ) = Ah-nyung-he-Kay-say-oh
  • Goodbye (staying ) = Ah-nyung-he-Kah-say-oh
  • Thank you = Gum-sa-hahp-ni-da
  • You’re welcome = choom-in-ay-oh
  • Good job = Sue-go
  • Belt = Dhee
  • Uniform = Do-bok
  • School = Do-jang
  • Flag = Kukie
  • Jumping = De-ha
  • Turning = Do-rah
  • Hopping = Gul-ahl
  • Front = Up
  • Back = Dwi
  • Side = Yeup
  • Left = Wein
  • Right = Oh-run
  • Left side = Wein-chok
  • Right side = Oh-run-chok
  • Outside In = Ahn
  • Inside Out = Bah-kuht
  • Downward = Nay-reo
  • Low = Ah-ray
  • Middle = Mom-tong
  • High = Ul-gul
  • Round = Dole-yo
  • Yell = Ki-hahp
  • Form = Poom-say
  • Pattern = Hyung
  • Concentration = Chung-shin-tong-ill
  • Humility = Kyum Son
  • Respect = Chon Kyung
  • Water = Mul
  • Tae = Foot (old Korean)
  • Kwon = Hand (old Korean)
  • Do = Art or Way
  • Self-defense techs. = Ho-sin-sul
  • Martial Arts = Moo Sool Do
  • Mother = Um-ma
  • Father = Ah-pah
  • Titles:
  • Friend = Chin-goo
  • Classmate = Do-woo
  • Junior = Hu-bay-nihm
  • Senior = Sun-bay-nihm
  • Instructor = Keo-bum-nihm
  • Teacher = Keo-sah-nihm
  • Intern Master = Bu-sah-bum-nihm
  • Master = Sah-bum-nihm
  • Grandmaster = Kwan-jang-nihm
  • Commands:
  • Line up: Jool-sah
  • Attention = Cha-riot
  • At ease = Yell-jung-shult
  • Bow = Kun-yay
  • Bow to flag(s) = Kukie-ay-kun-yay
  • Bow to = (title)-kay-kun-yay
  • Begin = She-jahk
  • Stop = Goo-mahn
  • Turn around = Dido-do-rah
  • Lets go! = Kahd-ja
  • Hurry! = Bahli
  • Continue = Keh-sok
  • Return = Bah-row
  • Sit down = Ahn-ja
  • Stand up = Ill-u-soe
  • Switch feet = Bahl-bah-koh
  • Break time = Heu-sick-she-gone
  • Competition & Games:
  • Sparring = Ger-row-ghi
  • Sparring Stance = Ger-row-ghi-joon-bee
  • Red = Hung
  • Blue = Chung
  • Championship = Sun-su-kwon-dae-hwe
  • Competition = Si-hap
  • Contest = Kyung-youn-dae-hwe
  • Tournament = Kyung-ki-dae-hwe
  • Exhibition = Si-bum-dae-hwe
  • Chest Protector = Ho-gu
  • Safety = Bo Ho-gu
  • Judge = Hu-bay-nihm
  • Referee = Ju-shim
  • Time = She-gone
  • Victory = Mun-say.
  • Tech. Basics:
  • Block = Mah-key
  • Punch = Je-roo-ghi
  • Strike = Chick=ghi
  • Kick = Cha-ghi
  • Leg raise = Chow-lah-ghi
  • Stance = Sue-ghi
  • Attention stance = Cha-riot sue-ghi
  • At ease position = Yell-jung-shult sue-ghi
  • Ready stance = Joon-bee
  • Body Parts & Targets:
  • Arm = Pahl
  • Ball of foot = Ahp-chook
  • Blade of foot = Bahl-nal
  • Body = Mohm
  • Chin = Tuck
  • Elbow = Palh-goop
  • Fist = Ju-mok
  • Foot = Bahl
  • Forearm = Ima
  • Groin = Ko-Kwan
  • Hand = Sohn
  • Heel = Dwi-chook
  • Instep = Bahl-doong
  • Knee = Moo-rup
  • Knife Hand = Sohn-nal
  • Leg = Da-ri
  • Lower Abdomen = Dahn-jun
  • Neck = Mook
  • Palm = Bah-tong-sohn
  • Philtrum = In-choong
  • Solar Plexus = Mung-chi
  • Arch of foot = Bahl-bong-oh-ri
  • Waist = Hur-ri
  • Wrist = Pahl-mok
  • Stances:
  • Horse riding stance = Ju-choom-sue-ghi
  • Kicking stance = Bahl-cha-ghi-joon-bee
  • Sparring stance = Ger-row-ghi-joon-bee
  • Walking stance = Up-sue-ghi
  • Back stance = Dwi-koo-bee
  • Front stance = Up-koo-bee
  • Twisting stance = Koa-sue-ghi
  • Crane stance = Hak-tari-sue-ghi
  • Tiger stance = Beom-sue-ghi
  • Side stance = Yeup-sue-ghi
  • Left stance = Wein-sue-ghi
  • Right stance = Oh-run-sue-ghi
  • Blocks:
  • Low block = Ah-ray-mah-key
  • Middle block = Mohm-tong-mah-key
  • Outside in middle block = Mom-tong-ahn-mah-key
  • Palm out middle block = Mohm-tong-bah-kuht-mah-key
  • High block = ul-goob-mah-key
  • Add low, middle or high before block
  • Double block = Go-der-row-mah-key
  • Double middle block = Go-der-row-mohm-tong-mah-key
  • Knifehand block: Sohn-nal-mah-key
  • Double open middle block = Mohm-tong-hech-oh-mah-key
  • Double knifehand middle block = Go-der-row-sohn-nal-mohm-tong-mah-key
  • Knee block = Moo-rup-mah-key
  • Spread block = Hech-oh-mah-key
  • Palm heel block = Bah-tong-sohn-mah-key
  • Side block = Yeup-mah-key
  • Scissor block = Cow-ee-mah-key
  • X block = Oht-ko-low-mah-key
  • Knifehand X block = Sohn-nal-oht-ko-low-mah-key
  • Single mountain block = Wah-sun-tul-mah-key
  • Punches / Strikes:
  • Reverse punch = Bah-ro-je-roo-ghi
  • Low punch = Ah-ray-je-roo-ghi
  • Middle punch = Mom-tong-je-roo-ghi
  • High punch =Eel-goob-je-roo-ghi
  • Middle reverse punch = Mom-tong-bah-ro-je-roo-ghi
  • Back fist strike = Doong-ju-mok-chick-ghi
  • Hammer fist strike = May-ju-mok-chick-ghi
  • Side hammer fist strike = Yeup-may-ju-mok-chick-ghi
  • Palm strike = Bah-tong-sohn-chick-ghi
  • Knife hand strike = Sohn-nal-chick-ghi
  • Ridge hand strike = Sohn-nal-doong-chick-ghi
  • Elbow strike = Pahl-goop-chick-ghi
  • Knee strike = Moo-rup-chick-ghi
  • Spear hand strike = Pyun-sohn-goot-je-roo-ghi
  • Chickens wrist strike = Sohn-mok-chick-ghi
  • Vertical fist punch = Goat-jang-je-roo-ghi
  • Side punch = Yeup-je-roo-ghi
  • Reverse knifehand = Bah-kuht-sohn-nal-chi-ghi
  • Special Block & Strike:
  • Swallow block / strike = Jeb-bee-poom-mook-chick-ghi
  • Diamond block = Kum-gang-mah-key
  • Diamond middle block = Kum-gang-mom-tong-mah-key
  • Double ridge hand middle block = Sohn-nal-doong-mom-tong-mah-key
  • Stretching Kicks:
  • Front straight up kick = Up-chow-lah-ghi
  • Side straight up kick = Yeup-chow-lah-ghi
  • Back straight up kick = Dwi-chow-lah-ghi
  • Outside in cresent kick = Ahn-cha-ghi
  • Inside out cresent kick = Bah-kuht-cha-ghi
  • Kicks:
  • Front snap kick = Up-cha-ghi
  • Round house kick = Dole-yo-cha-ghi
  • Side kick = Yeup-cha-ghi
  • Back kick = Deep-cha-ghi
  • Outside in cresent kick = Ahn-cha-ghi
  • Inside out cresent kick = Bah-kuht-cha-ghi
  • Axe kick = Nay-reo-cha-ghi
  • Hook kick = Nah-ka-cha-ghi
  • Twisting kick = Koa-cha-ghi
  • Please add Gul-ahl for “Skipping”
  • De-ha for “Jumping”
  • Do-rah for “Turning”
  • Jumping front snap kick = De-ha-up-cha-ghi
  • Jumping round house kick = De-ha-dole-yo-cha-ghi
  • Jumping side kick = De-ha-yeup-cha-ghi
  • and so on.
  • Skipping front snap kick = Gul-ahl-up-cha-ghi
  • Skipping round house kick = Gul-ahl-dole-yo-cha-ghi
  • Skipping side kick = Gul-ahl-yeup-cha-ghi
  • and so on.
  • Turning back kick = Do-rah-dwi-cha-ghi
  • Turning inside out crescent kick = Do-rah-bah-kuht-cha-ghi
  • and so on.
  • Jumping turning back kick = De-ha-do-rah-dwi-cha-ghi
  • Jumping turning hook kick = De-ha-do-rah-nah-ka-cha-ghi
  • and so on.

-Students should attempt to learn as much terminology as they can. Start by reviewing words used in your class.
-Grading is based on age and rank.
-Be sure to wear your FULL uniform to testing. (clean and pressed)
-Please pass testing forms in one week prior to the testing date.

*Terminology is written for ease of pronunciation and should not be considered to be the only possible spelling.
**Please ask instructors if you have any questions about the terminology or knowledge requirements listed.
***This sheet may be added to and or changed.