Glossary of Terms

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hana one
duel two
set three
net four
dosot five
yosot six
elgub seven
yodol eight
ahop nine
yol ten
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A
Ahp Front
Ahp chagi Front Kick
Ahp-gubi sogi Forward Stance
Ahp-koa sogi Cross stance, to the side
Ahp sogi Walking stance
Ahre Lower body, below the navel
Ahre maggi Low block
An chi-gi Strike to the inside
An maggi Inside block
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B
C
Chagi Kick, hit with foot
Cha-ryot Stand at attention
Char-yot sogi Attention stance
Chi-gi Strike, hit with hand
Chi ji-ru-gi Uppercut punch
Chi-ru-gi Fingertip thrust
Chung sung Blue is the winner
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D
Dangyo ji-ru-gi Pulling hit
Danjon Diaphram
Dari Leg
Deuk-jeom A scored point
Dhee Belt
Do The way
Dobok Uniform
Dolryo chagi Round kick
Dong-jak One single movement
Dubon Twice in a row
Dung-joomok chi-gi Back of fist punch
Dwi Back, backwards
Dwi chagi Back kick
Dwi-dolla baal-jit Backward turning step
Dwi-dolryo chagi Backward turning kick
Dwi-gubi sogi Back stance
Dyro dolat Turn around
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E
F
G
Gam-jeom Deduction penalty
Gawi maggi Scissor block
Gibon Ground
Godub cha-gi Double hit with foot
Goduro-ahre maggi Low block with support
Goduro-eolgul maggi Face block with support
Goduro-momtong maggi Body block with support
Guligi cha-gi Hook kick
Guman sogi Closing stance, end of exercise
Gup Class, student level (10-1 Gup)
Gyop-son Hands placed on top of each other
Gyoroogi Sparring
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H
Hakdari sogi Crane stance
Hecho maggi Spreading block
Hong sung Red is the winner
Hosinsool Art of self-defense
Huryo cha-gi Wheel kick
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I
J
Jagun Small
Jayu gyoroogi Freestyle sparring
Jebipum Bird form
Jechyo ji-ru-gi Punch with turned fist
Jeon A round of competition
Ji-ru-gi Punch with fist
Joo sim Referee
Juchoom sogi Horseback stance
Junbi Prepare command
Junbi sogi Preparation stance
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K
Kal-jabi Knife hit
Kalyeo Break (stop) during a match
Kibon Basic
Kisul Technique
Koa baal-jit Cross step
Koa sogi Twisted stance
Konggyokki Attacking techniques, punch
Kullo baal-jit Foot-pulling step
Kullomoa baal-jit Switch step
Kum-kang maggi Comb. face and low side block
Kun Large
Kyesok Continue Fight command
Kyonggo Warning
Kyorumse Basic fighting stance
Kyun ye Bow
Kyupka Breaking technique or test
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L
M
Maggi Blocking defensive motion
Me-joomok chi-gi Hammer fist strike
Mikurum-baal Feet sliding
Mituro Downward
Moa baal-jit Closing step
Moa-sogi Closed stance
Modum-baal Legs closed
Mojuchoom sogi Horseback stance – legs 45 degrees
Mo-li Head
Mom Body
Mom pul gi Warm-up exercises
Momtong Trunk of body
Momtong ji-ru-gi Middle punch
Momtong maggi Body block
Momtong yop maggi Side body block
Monge Locked hold
Moorup Knee
Moorup kokki Striking opponents knee
Mullo baal-jit Back step
Myong-chi Solar plexus
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N
Naeryo Downward
Naga baal-jit Starting step
Naranhi sogi Open parallel stance
Natchumse Low stance
Nullo maggi Downward block with ball of hand
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O
Orun Right
Otgoro-ahre maggi Low cross block
Otgoro-eolgul maggi Face cross block
Owen Left
Owen-santul maggi Comb. low and inside out face block
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P
Paegi Release
Pal Arm
Palkoop chi-gi Elbow punch
Palmok Forearm
Poom Form, also red/black degree for <15
Poomse Movement forms
Poom sogi Tiger stance
Pyojok Target, direction
Pyong-hi sogi Ready stance
Pyon-joomok chi-gi Knucklefist punch
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Q
R
S
Sabomnim Instructor
Santul Mountain shape
Sewo chi-ru-gi Vertical thrust
Sewo ji-ru-gi Vertical punch
Sogi Stance
Son Hand
Sonkut Fingertip
Sonmok Wrist
Son-nal chi-gi Knife hand strike
Son-nal dung shi-gi Spear fingers punch
Son-nal maggi Knife hand bloack
Swio Stand relaxed, quiet
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T
Tok Chin
Tongmilgi Squeeze (palm)
Twi-o cha-gi Jumping kick
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U
V
W
Wee maggi Raising block
Wiro Upward
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X
Y
Yeot pero maggi Crossed (X) block
Yop cha-gi Side kick
Yop ji-ru-gi Side punch
Yop maggi Side block
Z
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