Muay Thai Words To Live By

Going to Thailand to Train? Learn these words.

Jep – Pain

Jep, Jep, Jep – In a lot of Pain πŸ™‚

Chok – Punching

Mat nueng – Jab

Mat trong – Cross

Mat wiang san – Hook

Mat wiang yao – Swing

Mat wiang klap – Spinning back fist

Mat soei/Mat soi dao – Upper Cut

Kradot chok – Cobra Punch

Ti sok – Elbow

Sok ti – Elbow Slash

Sok tat- Horizontal Elbow

Sok ngat – Upper cut elbow

Sok phung – Forward elbow thrust

Sok wiang klap – Reverse horizontal elbow

Sok klap -Spinning elbow

Sok sap – Elbow chop

Sok klap khu – Double elbow chop

Kradot sok – Mid-Air Elbow Strike

Te – Kicking

Te trong – Straight kick

Te tat – Roundhouse kick

Te chiang – Diagonal Kick

Te khrueng khaeng khrueng khao – Half shin kick

Te klap lang – Spinning heel kick

Te kot – Roundhouse down kick

Te khao – Axe Heel Kick

Kradot te – Jump Kick

Khayoep te – Step-Up Kick

Ti khao – Knee

Khao trong – Straigt knee strike

Khao chiang – Diagonal knee strike

Khao khong – Curbing knee strike

Khao tat – Horizontal knee strike

Khao top – Knee slap

Khao yao – Knee bomb

Khao loi – Flying knee

Khao yiap – Step-up knee strike

Thip – Foot-thrust

Thip trong – Stright foot-thurst

Thip khang – Sideways foot-thurst

Thip klap lang – Reverse foot-thurst

Thip top – Slapping foot-thurst

Kradot thip – Jumping foot-thurst

Chap kho Clinch

Khao trong- Straight Knee Strike

Khao chiang- Diagonal Knee Strike

Khao khong – Curving Knee Strike

Khao tat – Horizontal Knee Strike

Khao top – Knee Slap

Khao yao – Knee Bomb

Khao loi – Flying Knee

Khao yiap – Step-Up Knee Strike
Tham – To do something

Nii -This

Tii nii – Is here

Tham nii – Do this

Lew, lew – Hurry

Dii – Good

Mai – No, not.

Farang mai dii – β€œWesterner no good!”

Chok – Fight

Mai – Question

Kao Jai – Understand