acronyms and abbreviations translations

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  1. scrapmom5

    scrapmom5 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok Y'all.

    I am desperately trying to figure out some of the acronyms/abbreviations. I would like to know what the breeds are and the text message lingo. I know I can't possibly be alone in this. So will you please help me figure these out? If you know of any I don't have please add them.

    Thanks,


    BO = Buff Orpington
    RIR = Rhode Island Red
    SLW = Silver Laced Wyandotte
    GLW = Golden Laced Wyandotte
    BLRW = Blue Laced Red Wyandotte
    EE = Easter Egger
    NHR = New Hampshire Red
    BYC = Back Yard Chickens
    BST = Buy Sell Trade


    Text Message lingo
    DH = Dear Husband
    DW = Dear Wife
    DS = Dear Son
    DD = Dear Daughter
    BF = Boy Friend
    BFF = Best Friend Forever
    IMHO = In My Honest Opinion
    OTOH = On The Other Hand
    LOL = Laugh out Loud
    ROFL = Rolling on the floor laughing
    IDK = I don't know
    IMO = In my opinion
    OMG = Oh my Gosh


    I know there are thousands more...Please help me figure these all out.

    OEMG ? Only Eat Mangy Goats????
    BB ? Buff Brahma???
    BBR?
     
  2. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

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    BBR = black breasted red.
     
  3. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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  4. scrapmom5

    scrapmom5 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks for the link missprissy. I have checked there and have found many not listed.

    I have also found these just now...

    LF
    BL/SPL

    What acronyms do you all use??????


    Please keep adding...we could compile a cheat sheet to solve the mystery.
     
    Last edited: Jul 9, 2008
  5. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    LF = large fowl

    BL/SPL = blue / splash
     
  6. suenrob

    suenrob Chillin' With My Peeps

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    TMI: Too much info
     
  7. HorseFeathers

    HorseFeathers Frazzled

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    OEMG: Old Englih Modern Game? No, that doesn't make sense... a typo, maybe?
     
  8. HorseFeathers

    HorseFeathers Frazzled

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    Also: I beleive BA means Black Australorp, correct? I just say Aussie...
     
  9. RioLindoAz

    RioLindoAz Sleeping

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    Quote:I thout that OEGB meant old english game bantam
     
  10. scrapmom5

    scrapmom5 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It seems we are all a little confuse on some things. I really thought BB was buff Brahma LOL
     

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