Appendix

Since Qwan Ki Do is a Chinese / Vietnamese martial art, we use a number of words and expressions that are not so easy and understandable for someone who does not know the Vietnamese language. On this page we will try to list the most used words and expressions with an explanation / translation.

Titles

TileBearer of title
Vô SinhWhite and including blue belt (belt system)
Hướng SưBlack belt
Huãn 1st og 2nd dang
Võ Sư3rd og 4th dang
Tạo Sư5th dang
Mình Sư6th dang
Giảm 7th dang
Chan 8th dang
Thầy Chưởng MônGrand Master (Thầy) Founder (Chưởng Môn)
Thay Chuong Mon is the title of our Grand master and founder Pham Xuan Tong.

Vietnamese figures

mộtone
haitwo
bathree
bốnfour
nămfive
sáusix
bảyseven
támeight
chínnine
mườiten

Elements

Môcwood
Hoafire
Thôearth
Kimmetal
Thuywater

Vietnamese expressions

chuản bịpreparation
lễgreeting
đấustart / fight
thôistop / break up
ngồi-xuốngsit down
đứng-dậyget up
tiếp tụccontinue
quátBattle cry
quyênforms

Animal Names

hổtiger
hau nhimonkey
longdragon
bạch hạccrane
gấubear
xasnake
duong longmantis
Phượng Hoàngphoenix
chim ưngeagle