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SharpSide's Guide to Legends Abbreviations!

Discussion in 'Guides' started by Smile, Mar 25, 2016.

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    Hello everyone! Welcome to SharpSide's Guide to Legends Abbreviations!

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    I’m usually buddying a lot of low levels from the introduction section of the forums, so I’m always getting questions like “What does [Abbreviation] mean?”. So I finally decided to write one HUGE guide that fits all of the abbreviations, terminology, and slang in Legends.


    IMPORTANT: - Use Ctrl + F to find a specific term!

    Section 1: Daily Abbreviations

    1337 - Leet (Elite)

    AFK - Away from keyboard

    ATM - At the moment

    AW or A/W - Auto win

    B> - Buying

    BB - Bye Bye

    BF - Boyfriend

    BFF - Best friend forever

    BRB - Be right back

    BRT - Be right there

    BS - Bullshit

    BTW - By the way

    Bc - Because

    BZ - Busy

    CO or C/O - Current offer

    Cba - Can't be arsed

    Crit - Critical

    Cya - See you (later)

    DC or D/C - Disconnect

    EXP - Experience

    EZ - Easy

    FFS - For fucks sake

    FTW - For the win

    FYI - For your information

    GDI - God dammit

    GF - Girlfriend

    GG - Good game

    GJ - Good job

    Grats / Gz - Congratulations

    GTG or G2G - Got to go

    HMU - Hit me up

    IDC - I don’t care

    IDGAF - I don't give a f***

    IDK - I don’t know

    IDR - I don’t remember

    IGN - In game name

    IIRC - If I remember correctly

    Ik - I know

    Ikr - I know right

    IMO - In my opinion

    IRL - In real life

    J> - Joining

    JK - Just kidding

    JN - Just now

    K / KK / OK / MK - Okay

    L> - Looking for

    L/O - Leave offer

    LMAO - Laughing my ass off

    LOL - Laugh out loud

    NGL - Not gonna lie

    NP - No problem

    NPC - Non-playable Character

    OG - Original Gangster

    OMG - Oh my god

    OP - Overpowered

    OTW - On the way

    PC or P/C - Price check

    Pls / Plz / Plox - Please

    R> - Recruiting for

    Rekt - Wrecked (to get owned)

    RIP - Rest In Peace

    RL - Real life

    ROFL - Rolling on floor laughing

    S> - Selling

    SS - Screenshot

    T> - Trading

    Tbh - To be honest

    Tfw - That feel when / That feeling when

    TL;DR - Too long; didn’t read

    TTYL - Talk to you later

    TY / THX - Thank you

    W/e - Whatever

    WB - Welcome back

    WBU - What about you

    WC or W/C - Wrong chat

    Section 2: Classes Abbreviations

    BM - Bow Master

    Bucc - Buccaneer

    CB - Chief Bandit

    DK - Dragon Knight

    Dit - Bandit

    DrK - Dark Knight

    F/P - Fire / Poison Mage

    GS - Gunslinger

    I/L - Ice / Lightning Mage

    MM - Marksman

    NL - Night Lord

    Pally - Paladin

    Sader - Crusader

    Sair - Corsair

    Shad - Shadower

    Sin - Assassin

    WK - White Knight

    Section 3: Skill Abbreviations

    AE - Arrow Eruption

    B-step - Boomerang Step

    Bliz - Blizzard

    BoT - Band of Thieves

    Bombing - Using meso explosion (bossing or training)

    DS - Dark Sight

    Echo/EoH - Echo of Hero

    FA - Fire Arrow / Final Attack

    FD - Fire Demon

    FJ - Flash Jump

    Gen or Gene - Genesis

    HB - Hyper Body

    HH - Heavens Hammer

    HS - Holy Symbol / Holy Shield

    IA - Iron Arrow

    IW - Iron Will

    L7 - Lucky Seven

    ME - Meso explosion

    Meteo - Meteor Shower

    MG - Magic Guard / Meso Guard

    MW - Maple Warrior

    Nate - Assassinate

    Para - Paralyze

    PB - Poison Brace

    PG - Power Guard

    Ress - Resurrection

    SE - Sharp Eyes

    SHSH - Shadow Shifter

    SHST - Shadow Stars

    SI - Speed Infusion

    SS - Smokescreen

    Stance - Power Stance

    TT - Triple Throw

    Tele - Teleport

    Section 4: Places

    CwK - Crimson wood Keep

    FM - Free Market

    FoG - Forest of Golem

    GS2 - Ghost Ship 2

    HHG - Henesys Hunting Ground

    Hene - Henesys

    KC - Kerning City

    KFT - Korean Folk Town

    Lith - Lith Harbour

    Ludi - Ludibrium

    MP3 - Mysterious Path 3

    NLC - New Leaf City

    OB2/OB4 - Road to Oblivion 2/Road to Oblivion 4

    ToT - Temple of Time

    Vic - Victoria Island

    Section 5: Party Quest Terminology

    C - Clear (Used for 2nd stage of LPQ)

    GPQ - Guild Party Quest

    HTPQ - Horntail Party Quest

    KPQ - Kerning Party Quest

    LMPQ - Ludibrium Maze Party Quest

    LPQ - Ludibrium Party Quest

    Ldr - Leader

    OPQ - Orbis Party Quest

    PPQ - Pirate Party Quest

    PQ - Party Quest

    PT - Party

    ZPQ - Zakum Party Quest

    Section 6: Items Abbreviation

    ACP - All Cure Potions

    BCO - Black Crystal Ores

    BWG - Blue / Brown Work Gloves

    C. Ilbi - Crystal Ilbis

    CS - Chaos Scroll 60%

    CSS - Clean Slate Scroll

    Egg - Nine Spirits Egg

    GFA - Gloves for attack (scroll)

    GFMA - Gloves for magic attack (scroll)

    HS / Stoppers - Heartstoppers

    HTP - Horn tail pendant

    PAC - Pink Adventurer Cape

    PGC - Pink Gaia Cape

    PuAC - Purple Adventurer Cape

    PuGC - Purple Gaia Cape

    PWG - Purple Work Gloves

    SS - Snowshoes

    WG - Work Gloves

    WS - White Scroll

    YAC - Yellow Adventurer Cape

    YWG - Yellow Work Gloves

    Zhelm - Zakum Helmet

    Section 7: Monster Abbreviations

    DTs - Death Teddies

    EWs - Elder Wraiths

    Himes - Dreamy Ghosts

    MDTs - Master Death Teddies

    NS - Nightshadows

    Petris - Petrifighters

    STDs - Straw Target Dummies

    Skeles - Skelegons / Skelesauruses

    Wr - Windraiders

    Ws - Wolf Spiders

    Section 8: Boss Terminology

    BF - Bigfoot

    BMM - Blue mushmom

    Crog - Crimson Balrog

    HH - Headless Horseman

    HT - Horntail

    MM - Mushmom

    Nouch - Lilynouch

    Pap - Papulatus

    Rog - Balrog

    ZMM - Zombie mushmom

    Zak - Zakum

    Zrun - Zakum Run

    Section 9: Common Maplestory Terms

    Aggro - To aggravate/catch a monsters attention (and have it focus on you)

    AP - Ability Points

    BL - Buddy List

    Boomed - To have an equip explode from a dark scrolls failure rate.

    Buff - Status Boosts

    CC - Change channels

    CC Pls / CC Plz / CC Plox - Change channels please

    CD - Cool down

    CFA - Claw for attack

    CS - Cash Shop

    Debuff - Status impairment like slow, stun (from bosses like Zakum, Papulatus, etc.)

    Dispel - Specific debuff that will take away your buffs

    Dex - Dexterity

    Drop - An equip or item "dropped" from a monster/boss

    Egging - Using a Dragon Stone on a HT pendant

    EMS - Europe Maplestory

    F1 / F2 / F3 / F4 / F5 / F6 / F7 - Reference to maple emoticons (as seen on the hotkeys)

    Fame / Defame - A stat that every player has, only able to be increased/decreased by other players (once per day)

    GFX - Known as graphics. It is lowered by players (specifically in boss runs) to fix their sprites, stop DCing from occuring, or just stopping in game lag.

    GM - Game Master

    GMS - Global Maplestory

    Henehoe - A player that primarily hangs out in Henesys

    Int - Intelligence

    JQ - Jump Quest

    KB - Knockback

    KBed - To get knockbacked

    KS - Kill Steal

    Leech - The action of doing nothing/AFKing while letting a different party member attack and kill other monsters in the map so you can obtain some EXP. Mostly sold by bishops.

    Luk - Luck

    Lure - Pulling a monster/boss to and from a specific part of the map by taking advantage of the aggro

    M. Att / M. Def - Magic Attack / Magic Defence

    MSEA - Maplestory South East Asia

    Mil - Million (mesos)

    NPCing - To sell useless items to a NPC store for extra mesos.

    NX - NX cash

    Pots - Potions

    Ppl2pass - A term used when a player wants to or levels up very fast and "passes" other players on the rankings.

    RNG - Random number generator. Used for drop rates, gachapon prizes, exchange quests, etc.

    Sed / Sed Mule - A status effect named seduce casted by both HT and Pink Bean. It is oftenly combated with players considered as seduce mules, so as to support more important roles.

    Self leech - Having a bishop and leeching your own low leveled character on higher level monsters by using two separate computers for each account.

    SMEGA - Super megaphones

    SP - Skill Points

    Str - Strength

    TMA - Total Magic Attack

    Track - The command "/find [IGN]" arguably also notorious for being used on PQers inside of a PQ and stealing their channel right as they are exiting.

    Wash - HP / Int Washing

    W. Att / W. Def - Weapon Attack / Weapon Defence

    Thanks for checking out my super duper crazy long list. Credits go out to no one, since I did this all by my lonely self at 3 AM. Feel free to PM me or leave a comment if I’ve forgotten any specific or important abbreviations that you think should be on here. Thanks again, ganbatte kudasai!
     
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    OP - Overpowered (Bishop)

    You forgot wash since I guess thats a very common term in pre-big bang.
     
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    Wow not even 10 minutes and Kim is already poking holes in my confidence :c But yea i added washing & added a cover image yahooooo~
     
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    A term I always saw used back in day was I got 'track' when recruiting for PQ's. Perhaps you can fill that one for me what it means <3
     
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    SI- Speed infusion. FA- Fire Arrow, PB- Poison brace, Meteo- Meteor shower. Para-paralyze, FD- fire demon. Just some abbreviations I use, I dont know if it`s common used tho. You forgot rekt as well.
     
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    Added those, thank you. I'll be making a table of contents on the sections @ the top of the guide, but as of now I shall sleep. OTL" <3
     
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    Henehoe another one missing from list

    And arguably the most dramatic thing that was in old Maple <3
     
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    ws could be whitescroll+wolfspiders
    wr is windraiders
    I sometimes use pia for pianus but im not sure if more people do this
    Cya is see ya (duhh xD, might not need to be added)

    these are all i can think of right now xD
     
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    HH - Heaven's Hammer
    Pally - Paladin worst class
    Stance - Power Stance
     
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    So when people say "B> BF Toe" They mean Boyfriend Toe OnionPanic
     
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    BFF > Best Friend Forever

    Ress > Resurrection
     
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    L/O > Leave Offer
     
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    Updated!
     
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    I can't believe leech isn't in the list.

    Also Smile loves when he add things and I add more that is missing :3
     
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    LMAO KIM! -fixes- T u T
     
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    you missed seduce (seduce mules, etc)
     
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    Updated just for you, senpai. * u *
     
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    you forgot RNG which is often used for drops, gachapon, etc

    <3
     
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    K-Kim senpai, your corrections, t-they're making me wet!

    Ayyy but thanks tho, keep coming at me!
     
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    you forgot ccplz too
     
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