Taekwondo Punches & Strikes - Korean Words & Terminology
Here are the Korean names for
various Taekwondo punches and strikes (i.e. back fist and elbow
strike). For other Taekwondo words & commands (i.e. how to count
in Korean with exact pronunciations), please visit our
Taekwondo Terminology page. However, please be aware that
you will find different spellings across the Internet. Please
check your instructor for the exact pronunciations of these
Punch - Jirugi
Strike - Chigi
Elbow Strike - Palkup Chigi
Arc Hand Strike - An Jin Son
Knife Hand Strike - Son Kal
Palm Strike - Ba Tang Son Chigi
Spear Hand Strike - Pyong Son
Back Fist - Doong Chumok
Hammer Fist - Me Chumok
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