Acronyms and Slang

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# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Below is a list of acronyms and slang that are related to The Jedi Academy, Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy or are used/created by Members/Players of the community/game. Make sure to link abbrevations to their proper page, censor offensive words and alphabetize your additions.

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1337 
Leetspeak for elite, which means skilled

A

AFK 
Away From Keyboard, means the person is not behind his computer at the moment
AIIYE!!! 
An exclamation created by SilkMonkey
AKA, aka 
Also Known As
ammo 
Ammunition
ASAP, asap 
As Soon As Possible
Aurochs 
A team associated with The Jedi Academy, that plays Team Free For All and Duel matches

B

Bant 
Banned
BBL, bbl 
Be Back Later
BBS, bbs 
Be Back Soon
BBY 
Before the Battle of Yavin. A standard method of dating events in the Star Wars Universe
B00m, b00m 
Alternate version of w00t created by Janus, used by the Jedi Academy Aurochs
BRB, brb 
Be Right Back
Bro 
Short for Brother, or to acknowledge a person by.
BRT 
Be right there.

C

Cap 
Capture, used in the Capture the Flag gametype to indicate that there has been scored
Ceremonial Hall, C-Hall, CHall 
Name for the room in the Academy v2 map that is used for holding Ceremonies, also used for holding Classes
Combo 
A combination attack performed with a saber
Courtyard, CY, cy 
Name of the area you spawn in in the Academy v2 and v3 maps
CTF 
The abbrevation for the Capture the Flag gametype
Cya 
See you

D

DFA 
Death From Above, refers to the special Red and Yellow Stance moves
DOTF 
Duel Of The Fates, used to refer to both the music and the map.

E

F

FFA 
Abbrevation for the Free For All gametype
FFS 
For F**king Sake/For F**k Sake
FTL, ftl 
For The Lose/For Teh Lose
FTW, ftw 
For The Win/For Teh Win
Fortress, Fort 
Name for the Gun Area in the Academy V2 and V3 maps
FPS 
First Person Shooter, the kind of game Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy is. Also means Frames Per Second, which is a performance indication.
FYI, fyi
For Your Information

G

G2G, g2g, gtg 
Got To Go
GF, gf 
Good Fight
GG, gg 
Good Game
GJ, gj 
Good Job
GL, gl 
Good Luck

H

hax, h4x, haxx 
Hacks, programs that give a player an unfair advantage over others
haxx0r, hax0r, haxxor, haxor 
Hacker, someone that uses hacks, see above
hf 
Have Fun
huzzah 
proclamation of joy or happiness

I

IMO, IMHO 
In My Opinion, In My Honest Opinion
IRC 
Internet Relay Chat, used by Jedi Academy Members to chat with each other, most commonly used program is mIRC
IRL 
Short for 'In Real Life'

J

JA 
Refers to the The Jedi Academy community
JAA 
Abbrevation/tag for the Jedi Academy Aurochs team, also the abbrevation of Jedi Academy Apprentice, the Dark Side name for Jedi Academy Padawan
JAC 
Abbrevation/tag for the Jedi Academy Council rank
JAK 
Abbrevation/tag for the Jedi Academy Knight rank
JAM 
Abbrevation/tag for the Jedi Academy Master rank
JAP 
Abbrevation/tag for the Jedi Academy Padawan rank
JAS 
Abbrevation/tag for the Jedi Academy Student rank
JAStaff 
Abbrevation/tag for the Jedi Academy Staff rank
JAT 
Abbrevation/tag for the Jedi Academy Trainer rank
JK 
Jedi Knight, refers to the Star Wars Jedi Knight series
JKII, JK2, JKJO 
Refers to the Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast game
JKJA, JKA, JK3 
Refers to the Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy game
J/K, j/k 
Just Kidding, joke

K

K, k 
OK, Okay

L

L33T, l33t 
Slang for elite, which means skilled
l8r
leetspeak for later, as in goodbye
lamer 
A person that attacks people that are unarmed, have their chat window up, or otherwise attack people that didn't agree to fight. Lamers are frowned upon, and are usually kicked from the Server.
LMAO, lmao 
Laughing My Ass Off, used to indicate something is very funny
Lobby 
Name for the room that connects the Courtyard with the 3 Matrix Rooms
LOL, lol 
Laughing Out Loud, used to indicate something is funny
Lshid, LSHID 
Laughing So Hard I'm Dead. Used to indicate something is enormously funny.
Lshism, LSHISM 
Laughing So Hard I S**t Myself. Used to indicate something is utterly permeated with humour and comedy.
Luke's, lukes 
Slang term for the ceremonial hall
Lunge 
A special Blue Stance move

M

Matrix, Matrix Rooms 
Term used for the dueling rooms in the Jedi Academy Maps

N

N1, n1 
Nice one
Newbie, Newb, n00b, noob, nub 
An inexperienced, often new player. Sometimes used as an insult.
NP, np 
No Problem
NPC, npc 
Non Player Character, computer controlled characters
NPC Room 
Name for the room in the Academy v2 map where you can practise your skills against NPC's
NVM, nvm 
Nevermind

O

OMG, omg, OMFG, omfg 
Oh My God, Oh My F**king God
ORLY 
Oh, really?
Oi 
similar to WTF, Hello, and yes, depending on context

P

Pit 
Name for the Pit Area in the 'The Academy v2' map
PLZ, plz 
Please
PPL, ppl 
People
PW 
Password

Q

QFT 
Quoted For Truth, Quite F**king True
QFE 
Quoted For Effect
QFF 
Quoted For Fun

R

RDFA 
Red Death From Above, refers to the special Red Stance ability
RL 
Real Life, refers to a players social life outside games
ROFL, rofl 
Rolling On the Floor Laughing, used to express something is very funny
roger, rgr 
Usually used in teamgames to indicate that the player understands what was asked/told

S

sploitz 
Exploits, playing the game in ways that weren't intended, using bugs
STFU, stfu
Shut The F**k Up, used as a rude way of telling a person to stop talking
SU, su 
Shut Up
SW 
Star Wars

T

Teh 
Often deliberate misspelling of the word "the".
TFFA 
Abbrevation for the Team Free For All gametype
Thnx, thx 
Thanks
TIT, TIT4 etc 
Thanksgiving Invitational Tournament
TJA 
Refers to The Jedi Academy community
TTYL, ttyl 
Talk To You Later
TY, ty 
Thank You

U

U2, u2 
You too

V

VGF, vgf 
Very Good Fight

W

Wii! 
A term created by a few lively members of the JA, it is unsure whether or not it is similar to w00t as it expresses joy or that it is referring to the new Nintendo console..the world may never know.
w00t 
Used by players to indicate that their excited or happy about something
w/ 
With
w/e 
Whatever
w/o 
Without
WB, wb 
Welcome Back
WTF, wtf 
What The F**k

X

Xploits 
Short for "Exploits" which refer to programming errors in JK3 that can give a player an unfair advantage.

Y

YDFA 
Yellow Death From Above, refers to the special Yellow Stance move

Z

Zor, z0r 
Suffix used on many of the above words, e.g Pwnzor or Lolzor.
ZOMGZILLER 
An epic way to write ZOMG.