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Kuk Sool

Terminology

Names and Titles

Kuk Sa Nim: Grandmaster Dahn Boh Nim: Brown-Black Belt
Chong Kwan Jahng Nim: Chiefmaster Ja Di: Brown Belt
Kwan Jahng Nim: Master Hohng Di: Red Belt
Sa Bum Nim: Instructor 4th Degree Chuhng Di: Blue Belt
Pu Sa Bum Nim: Assistant Instructor 3rd Degree Noh Rahng Di: Yellow Belt
Kyo Sa Nim: Assistant Instructor 2nd Degree Hin Di: White Belt
Jo Kyo Nim: Assistant Instructor 1st Degree Je Ja: Martial Arts Apprentice

Basics

Doh Jahng: Practice Hall Soo Ryuhn: Practice
Kuk Ki: National Flag Mon Puhl Ki: Warm-up Exercises
Won Ki: Kuk Sool Association Flag Joon Bee: Ready
Eue Bok: Clothing She Jahk: Begin
Doh Bok: Uniform Geu Mahn: Stop
Di: Belt Geut: Finish
Yea Eue: Etiquette Shee Uh: Rest
Kyung Neh: Bow Ki: Internal Life Force
Cha Ryuht: Attention Ki Hahp: Forcing Ki when Breathing
Bah Roh: At Ease Soom She Ki: Breathing
Juhng Jah: Proper Sitting Ki Cho Jah Ki: Breathing Exercises

Parts of the Body

Bahl: Foot Sohn: Hand
Bahl Deung: Foot Top Sohn Mohk: Wrist
Bahl Koom Chi: Heel Ahn Sohn Mohk: Inside Wrist
Bahl Mohk: Ankle Pahl Koom Chi: Elbow
Moo Reup: Knee Uh Kae: Shoulder
Dah Ree: Leg Hyul: Pressure Point

Directions and Moves

Ahn: Inside Ahp: Front
Yuhp: Side Dee, Dwee: Back
Dee Uh: Jumping Ban De: Other Direction
Hweh Juhn: Turning Dee Roh Doh Rah: Turn Around
Doh Rah: Spinning Sahng: High
Yahng: Both Joong: Middle
Ssahng: Double Hah: Low
Yuhk: Reverse

Animal Movements and Jah Se (Stances)

Ho Rang Ee: Tiger Kong Kyuk Jah Se: Offense Stance
Dok Soo Ri: Eagle Ki Mah Jah Se: Horse-riding Stance
Bahm: Snake Bahng Uh Jah Se: Defense Stance
Sa Ma Gi: Praying Mantis Juhng Gool Jah Se: Long Stance
Hak: Crane

Soo Ki (Hand Techniques)

Juhng Gwuhn: Straight Punch Soo Doh: Knife Hand
Yuhk Gwuhn: Reverse Punch Yuhk Soo Doh: Ridge Hand
Il Ji Gwuhn: 1-Finger Fist Gahk Gwuhn: Back Fist
Sah Ji Gwuhn: 4-Knuckle Fist Sohn Deung: Backhand Strike
Gwahn Soo: Spear Hand Pyung Soo: Palm Strike
Pahl Koom Chi Ki: Elbow Strike Sah Mah Gwi: Praying Mantis Hand
Ssahng Soo Doh: Double Knife Hand Kah Mah Mahk Ki: Spinning Back Fist
Ship Ja Mahk Ki: Four Direction Block Ssahng Pyung Soo: Double Palm Strike
Hweh Juhn Soo Doh: Circle Knife Hand
Kah Mah Hoo Li Ki: Turning Ridge-Knife-Ridge Hand Combination
Ahp Dee Soo Ki: Punch-Punch-Turning Knife Hand Combination

Johk Sool (Kicking Techniques)

Ahp Cha Ohl Li Ki: Straight Leg Kick Ahp Cha Ki: Front Kick
Hoo Li Ki: Sweep Bahl Deung Cha Ki: Roundhouse Kick
Jik Uh Cha Ki: Axe Kick Bahl Koom Chi Doh Li Ki: Hook Kick
Doh Rah Cha Ki: Spin Kick Yuhp Cha Ki: Side Kick
Ahn Dah Ree: Inside Kick Dee Cha Ki: Back Kick
Bah Gaht Dah Ree: Outside Kick Moo Reup Cha Ki: Knee Kick
Dee Doh Rah Yuhp Cha Ki: Turn Back Side Kick

Nak Bub (Falling Principles)

Ahp Nak Bub: Front Fall Hweh Juhn Nak Bub: Rolling Fall
Dee Nak Bub: Back Fall Goh Yahng Ee Nak Bub: Cat Roll
Doo Sohn Poong Cha: Two-Hand Cartwheel Yuhp Nak Bub: Side Fall
Hahn Sohn Poong Cha: One-Hand Cartwheel Ahp Yuhp Nak Bub: Twisting Fall
Pahl Koom Chi Poong Cha: Elbow Cartwheel Gong Joong Hweh Juhn Nak Bub: High Fall

Counting

Hah Nah: One Yah Suht: Six
Dul: Two Il Gohp: Seven
Set: Three Yuh Duhl: Eight
Net: Four Ah Hohp: Nine
Dah Suht: Five Yul: Ten