Hapkido Words & Commands

Important Hapkido Words & Commands

Attention – Charyut (“Chari-yut”)
Begin – Sijak
Block – Maggi
Bow – Kyungnet
Breaking – Kyukpa
Continue – Kaesok
Fist – Joomock
Foot – Baal
Forms – Poomse
Hand – Son
Head – Moli
Instructor – Sabomnim (“Sah-bum-nim”)
Kick – Chagi (“Cha-gee”)
Joint Locks – Keuk-gi
Leg – Dari
Martial Arts School/Studio – Dojang
Punch/Strike – Chigi
Ready – Joon Bi
Referee – Joo Sim
Return – Baro (as in turn & face the Master at the end of your form)
Self-Defense – Hosinsool
Sparring – Kyorugi
Stance – Sogi
Stop – Kalyeo
Thank you – Kamsa Hamnae Da (“Kamsa-ham-ni-da”)
Throws – Dungee-gi
Uniform – Dobok
Yell – Kihap (“Kee-yah-p”) – word to use when you are kicking or punching for power

Hapkido – How to Count in Korean

One – Hana (“Ha-na”)
Two – Dul (“Dhool”)
Three – Set (“Set”)
Four – Net (“Net”)
Five – Dasot (“Da-sut”)
Six – Yasot (“Yo-sut”)
Seven – Ilgup (“Eel-gope”)
Eight – Yodol (“Yo-dull”)
Nine – Ahop (“Ah-hope”)
Ten – Yeol (“Yull”)
For 11 through 19, add the Korean word for 10 in front of the last number. For example, eleven is Yeol Hana (“Yull Ha-na”) – the Korean words for 10 and 1.

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