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deviantART dictionary

By lost-angle
The deviantART dictionary. Your all-around resource for finding out what those random acronyms and weird sounding words that people use on dA mean.

Full view to see the dictionary, if you can not see the file, click here for the text version.

Thanks to ^wdwparksgal and `namenotrequired for the DD!

I'm fixing this thing's outdatedness. If you have a suggestion for a revision or addition, please comment on this journal
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deadened-glow's avatar
Awesome!
I'd actually love a dA dictionary for all the galleries...in every language. So many miscats.
lost-angle's avatar
There are one or two versions of this (similar, not identical) that give translations of the word into another language. They're featured in the "Help in Other Languages" gallery on #dA-Dictionary.

There is also a lot of translated information at #InternationalFAQ
deadened-glow's avatar
Thanks! I can direct other peoples there now.
lost-angle's avatar
No problem! The more people who understand, the better! ^_^
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It's meant as a resource, like a normal dictionary, if there's a word you don't know, you look it up!
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RisingStarWitch18's avatar
This is highly informative.
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CuddlyCat1's avatar
I always thought that the symbols next to usernames represented how popular they were :XD:
lost-angle's avatar
nope, indeed not =P though sometimes it does reflect that in the long run unintentionally. (I know a couple people who went ~ to * to = to ` to ^ gaining popularity along the way.) It's not the way it's supposed to work though =P
Hiccupping's avatar
Thanks for this :D
I tried to find out how to make those other emoticons but if im right i have to do
:Englandgiggleplz: <--That?
lost-angle's avatar
to make the icons for groups and members you do :icon<groupname>: so yours would be :icondutchroseflower: which gives you :icondutchroseflower:
Hiccupping's avatar
Luf u for ever :icondutchroseflower:
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Hiccupping's avatar
nope didn't work :(
TetoHagane04's avatar
Wow, thanks. 'Really needed it. :)
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BurnChocolateForFree's avatar
I miss Kiriban!
but it's great!
lost-angle's avatar
thanks, I still do kiribans, but no one catches them =P
BurnChocolateForFree's avatar
Haha! I meant the word "kiriban" in the "dA dictionary" xD oh well! I already almost-understood what it is. xD
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kaekaem's avatar
Awesome. Also, very helpful.
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