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The Meaning Of Taekwondo

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Definition of Taekwondo

Tae means “foot” or “to strike with the feet”. Kwon means “hand”, or “to strike with the hand”. Do means discipline, art, or way. Hence TaeKwonDo (foot-hand-way) means literally “the art of the feet and the hands” or “the art of kicking and punching”.

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