Korean / Chinese
||Translation / explanation
||Standing in a natural (short stance) posture.
||Long or high stance (lit: great stance).
||Short or low stance (Lit: small stance).
||This is any position where the sword is held vertically (normally) on the right hand side with the hilt at chest height.
||Kûmgye dongnip p’alsang-se
||Stand on one leg (normally left). Raised foot should point down. The sword is normally held vertical on the right side.
||Lower ready stance.
||Tiger stance aka back stance.
||Crouching Tiger Stance.