Taekwondo Numbers

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.


Eleven – Yeol Hana (“Yull Ha-na”)

Twelve – Yeol Dul (“Yull Dhool”)

Thirteen – Yeol Set (“Yull Set”)

Fourteen – Yeol Net (“Yull Net”)

Fifteen – Yeol Dasot (“Yull Da-sut”)

Sixteen – Yeol Yasot (“Yull Yo-Sut”)

Seventeen – Yeol Ilgup (“Yull Eel-gope”)

Eighteen – Yeol Yodol (“Yull Yo-dull”)

Nineteen – Yeol Ahop (“Yull Ah-hope”)

Twenty – Seu-Mool (“Sew-mool”)


For 21 through 29, add the Korean word for 20 in front of the last number. For example, twenty one is Seu-Mool Hana (“Sew-Mool Ha-na”) – the Korean words for 20 and 1. This number format works for the rest of the numbers before 100 (such as forty seven = forty + seven = Ma-Heun Ilgup).


Thirty – Seo-Reun

Forty – Ma-Heun

Fifty – Shwin

Sixty – Ye-Soon

Seventy – Il-Heun

Eighty – Yeo-Deun

Ninety – A-Heun

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