General Tae Kwon-Do Terminology

The Meaning of Tae Kwon-Do

Tae – Means to kick or smash with foot
Kwon – Means to destroy with hand or fist
Do – Means art or way

Student Oath

I shall observe the tenets of Tae Kwon-Do
I shall respect instructors and seniors
I shall never misuse Tae Kwon-Do
I shall be a champion of freedom and justice
I shall help build a more peaceful world.

Tenets of Tae Kwon Do

Courtesy
Integrity
Perseverance
Self Control
Indomitable Spirit

Numbers

Hanna One
Dool Two
Set Three
Net Four
Tassot Five
Yassot Six
Ilgop Seven
Yadol Eight
Ahop Nine
Yol Ten

Terminology

Training Hall Dojang
Training Suit Do Bok
To your spot / stop Paru
In your own time Koryi Apse
Start Si Jak
Bow Kyong ye
Attention Charyot
Black Belts:
1st – 4th Dan Sabumnin
5th Dan Guk-Je Sabumnin