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Texas Hold'em Phrases

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Texas Hold'em Phrases

Postby roboytoe563484 » February 14th, 2012 4:21 pm

Hello everyone!

I have found myself playing poker in Korea at least once a week, and there are quite a few Korean regulars who join the table (who are mostly South African).

I see this as another opportunity to pick up some Korean phrases, so I wanted to know if anyone knows any good lines in Korean around the poker table?

Some specific words I would like to learn:

-I'm out of this hand

-I am raising

-I am checking

-Will you raise?

-Will you check?

-What's your hand?

-How many chips do you have left?

-Are you still in the hand?

-Good luck

Thanks in advance!

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Postby jaehwi » February 15th, 2012 5:41 am


This is Jaehwi from

In Korean, 'hand' (in the game) can be translated as '패(pae)' which means 'good card.'

You can make phrases by using this word; 좋은 패가 있어? (Do you have any good one), 패가 있어? (Are you still in the hand?) 패가 없어.(I'm out of this hand.)

To say Good Luck, you can say 행운을 빌게.

- Jaehwi /
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