Wing Chun Glossary
For pronunciation refer back to the Glossary.
Gaan sau see: gan sáo
Gahng see: gan
Gahng sao see: gan sáo
Gam sao see: gum sáo
Gan see: gan sáo
Gan sáo [poling?, as in poling a boat / hand, arm] - low block, splitting block, cultivating hand, dividing hand; a low outside block.
Garb liHk [? / power] - (principle of) combined strength [ie. strength in both hands at the same time].
Garb lik see: garb liHk
Garn sao see: gan sáo
Gaun sau see: gan sáo
Geak see: geuk
Gee ng diu tie ma see: jée n'g dyoo tài máH
Gerk see: geuk
Geuk [foot, leg].
Geuk faat [foot, leg / technique] - footwork.
Ging lek see: ging liHk
Ging liHk [? / power] - "refined force."
Goang sao see: gan sáo
Gôong fòo [power, strength / ?] - skill, work, knowledge, technique; used for the martial arts in the USA, but not used with this exclusive meaning in China.
Goong liHk [? / power] - forward elbow energy.
Gor sáo [? / hand, arm] - free hand techniques.
Gum sáo [pin, press / hand, arm].
Gung lik see: goong liHk
Gurk see: geuk
Gwaat sáo [scrape / hand, arm] - scraping hand technique, as near end of syooH lim tao form.
GwaiH jàng [kneel down / elbow] - elbow strike, horizontal elbow strike; the bend of the elbow is said to resemble the bend of the knee when kneeling.
GwaiH shat [kneel down / ?] - foot sweep counter, press down knee on attempted sweep.
Gwak seuHt [nation / art] - a term for the martial arts.
Gwáng jò [? / ?] - Canton; sometimes called in Chinese the "goat city."
Gwo sáo [surpass, pass by, come near, go by / hand, arm] - fighting practice [in chee sáo].
Gwoy jarn see: gwaiH jàng
Gwun máH [pole / stance].
Gwun sáo see: kwan sáo
Gyeuk see: geuk
Gyóon [school, training hall, gym, institute].
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