Important Taekwondo Words or Commands

Important Taekwondo Words & Commands
  • Attention - Charyut ("Chari-yut")
  • Begin or Start - Sijak
    • Block - Maggi or Makgi
    • High Block - Nopunde Maggi
    • Inside Block - An Maggi
    • Low Block - Najunde Maggi
    • Outside Block - Bakat Maggi
  • Bow - Kyungnet
  • Continue - Kaesok
  • Fist - Joomock
  • Foot - Baal
  • Forms - Poomse
  • Hand - Son
  • Head - Moli or Mori
  • Instructor - Sabomnim ("Sah-bum-nim")
  • Kick - Chagi ("Cha-gee")
  • Knee - Moreup
  • Leg - Dari
  • Numbers (such as 1 through 20) - To learn how to count in Korean, visit our Taekwondo Numbers page.
  • Punch/Strike - Chigi
  • Ready - Joon Bi
  • Referee - Joo Sim
  • Rest - Chose
  • Return - Baro ("Baa-row) - The word used when you have to turn around & face the instructor at the end of your form or pattern.
  • Self-Defense - Hosinsool or Hosinsul
  • Sparring - Kyorugi
  • Stance - Sogi
  • Stop - Kalyeo
  • Taekwondo School/Studio - Dojang
  • Thank you - Kamsa Hamnae Da ("Kamsa-ham-ni-da")
  • Uniform - Dobok
  • Yell - Kihap ("Kee-yah-p") - The word used when kicking or punching for power.

Double Dragon Martial Art Center you can take TaeKwonDo Classes in Houston TX, Self Defense, Karate, Martial Arts Hap Ki Do, but not just that... Your child will learn about: Fostering Self-Discipline, Boosting Socialization Skills, Encouraging Physical Activity, Learning to Set and Achieve Goals, Increased Self-Esteem, Instilling a Sense of Respect, Encouraging Non-Violent Conflict Resolution, Improving Listening Skills, Developing Teamwork Skills, Improvement in Other Areas of Life and Improvement in Other Areas of Life.