Sports in Korean

Sports is a great topic for conversation. The below list of sport names in Korean helps you to get familiar with Olympic and other sports in Korean. For even more Korean vocabularies, take a look at our learning resources for Korean at the end of the page.

Summer Sports in Korean

tennis in Korean테니스 (teniseu)
badminton in Korean배드민턴 (baedeuminteon)
golf in Korean골프 (golpeu)
cycling in Korean사이클링 (saikeulling)
table tennis in Korean탁구 (taggu)
triathlon in Korean철인3종경기 (cheol-in3jong-gyeong-gi)
wrestling in Korean레슬링 (leseulling)
judo in Korean유도 (yudo)
fencing in Korean펜싱 (pensing)
archery in Korean양궁 (yang-gung)
boxing in Korean권투 (gwontu)
gymnastics in Korean체조 (chejo)
weightlifting in Korean역도 (yeogdo)

Winter Sports in Korean

skiing in Korean스키 (seuki)
snowboarding in Korean스노보드 (seunobodeu)
ice skating in Korean아이스 스케이팅 (aiseu seukeiting)
ice hockey in Korean아이스하키 (aiseuhaki)
biathlon in Korean바이애슬론 (baiaeseullon)
luge in Korean루지 (luji)
ski jumping in Korean스키 점프 (seuki jeompeu)

Water Sports in Korean

swimming in Korean수영 (suyeong)
water polo in Korean수구 (sugu)
surfing in Korean서핑 (seoping)
rowing in Korean조정 (jojeong)
windsurfing in Korean윈드 서핑 (windeu seoping)
sailing in Korean세일링 (seilling)

Team Sports in Korean

football in Korean축구 (chuggu)
basketball in Korean농구 (nong-gu)
volleyball in Korean배구 (baegu)
cricket in Korean크리켓 (keulikes)
baseball in Korean야구 (yagu)
rugby in Korean럭비 (leogbi)
handball in Korean핸드볼 (haendeubol)
field hockey in Korean필드하키 (pildeuhaki)
beach volleyball in Korean비치 발리볼 (bichi ballibol)
Australian football in Korean호주식 축구 (hojusig chuggu)
American football in Korean미식 축구 (misig chuggu)

Korean Vocabulary Books

Learn Korean - Quick / Easy / Efficient

Learn Korean - Quick / Easy / Efficient

This vocabulary book is a curated Korean word frequency list with 2000 of the most common Korean words and phrases. Following the Pareto principle (80/20 rule), this book is built to streamline the learning process by concentrating on the core words and sentence structures. The result is a unique book ideal for driven learners and language hackers.

Korean Vocabulary Book

This Korean vocabulary book contains more than 3000 words and phrases and is organized by topic to make it easier for you to pick what to learn first. It is well suited for learners of all levels who are looking for an extensive resource to improve their vocabulary or are interested in learning vocabularies in one particular area of interest.

Korean Flashcards


Korean Flashcards Online

On our partner platform Flashcardo you can find Korean flashcards to practice online for free ordered by topics and frequency of use, similar to our two vocabulary books above.

Printable Korean Flashcards

With this downloadable product you get all Korean flashcards available on in various formats for you to use. In detail you get 1 EPUB ebook, 2 PDF vocabulary lists and 8 printable flashcard PDFs.

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