Tau Empire Codex 2013 | Army Builder Program
Dark Angels Codex 2013
Chaos Daemons Codex 2013
Chaos Space Marines Codex 2012

Warhammer 40k Forum Tau Online

 

Warhammer 40K Forum

Warhammer Lingo
Closed Thread
Old 12 Jul 2005, 00:40   #1 (permalink)
Kroot Warrior
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Colorado
Posts: 9
Default Warhammer Lingo

The other day I was washing my car as my father asked me where I had washed to rinse it off. I told him "I finished this side and have a partial on the roof." I didn't realize that I had used that term in a normal conversation for a few minutes. I had a good laugh about it then rolled a 4+ to see if I finished it.
My question is have you ever acciaccidentallyd warhammer lingo in normal conversations?

Kain
ShinmayoKain is offline  
Old 12 Jul 2005, 01:21   #2 (permalink)
Shas'La
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Chicago, IL, US of A
Posts: 339
Send a message via AIM to Warning Label
Default Re: Warhammer Lingo

laser tag
a friend used a mirror
I got up and said " No fair! You didnt have line of sight!"
__________________
"Why eat sour cream when you can... BLOW IT UP!!!!!!!!"
-A dude named henry
Warning Label is offline  
Old 12 Jul 2005, 01:49   #3 (permalink)
Shas'La
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Cumberland, MD USA
Posts: 440
Send a message via MSN to ShasOJeff
Default Re: Warhammer Lingo

You have no idea how many times I've screamed "Death to the false emperor!" randomly in the middle of a conversation.
__________________
"I can get you some cookies for free."
ShasOJeff is offline  
Old 12 Jul 2005, 13:03   #4 (permalink)
Shas'Saal
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Southern California
Posts: 162
Default Re: Warhammer Lingo

Never..ever, what ever you do, go orky. I'm constantly telling my friends that "I'm da Warboss an dats why I gets da biggest ice cream! An if yer dun like it I'll give yer a thumpin!" Ork language as well as the mindset that goes with it has permeated my existence. But den, when yer 'ave da powah of da WAAAGH!! runnin' all through ya, anything is possible!
__________________
The ork way is brutal and savage. Coupling sledgehammer tactics with the ferocity of a bag of wolverines!
Grubdakka is offline  
Old 12 Jul 2005, 13:20   #5 (permalink)
Shas'Ui
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Posts: 562
Default Re: Warhammer Lingo

Hm no not exactly, although I used to play a lot of online games and I often intentionally say online lingo in rea life situations. Some examples..

"Omfg your such a hax0r tee bee haych" - Whenever my brother or one of his friends does something really jammy/flukey

__________________
Espi0N is offline  
Old 12 Jul 2005, 13:34   #6 (permalink)
Shas'Vre
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Posts: 1,102
Default Re: Warhammer Lingo

I tend to say Feth or Frag when I'm in a GW store (since they have a no swearing policy). I say Feth sometimes in the 'real world' as well, depending on the situation.

~Andromidius
__________________
Tactica Imperial Guard: Conscripts
http://forums.tauonline.org/index.php?topic=9751.0
Andromidius is offline  
Old 12 Jul 2005, 14:26   #7 (permalink)
Shas'La
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 487
Default Re: Warhammer Lingo

I use words across all boundries.

From computer gaming to WH: Calling all Skaven players 'Team Killers', and yelling "Sweet frag!" at every kill...

WH to real world: Referring to one of my jobs (collecting trolleys at a department store) as a 'Cleanse Mission'. Also blaming all strange events on Tzeentch...
wood_gecko is offline  
Old 12 Jul 2005, 14:58   #8 (permalink)
Shas'El
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Runcorn - England
Posts: 3,582
Send a message via MSN to major_rawne02
Default Re: Warhammer Lingo

Feth also, quite common for me to use that and other Tanith combat-cant actually
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Silk Fanboy
See tarik you're the only smart one
major_rawne02 is offline  
Old 12 Jul 2005, 15:16   #9 (permalink)
Shas'Ui
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Posts: 512
Default Re: Warhammer Lingo

I told one of my friends that his Madden 2005 team did not maintain coherency
he beat the snot out of me
__________________
Dance like it hurts,love like you need money,work when someones watching.<br /><br />Dont smoke there are cooler ways to die... Pulse rifles
<br />Ko Vash made it

When children goto bed they check their bedrooms for the boogie man. When the boogie man goes to bed he checks his bedroom for Chuck Norris
dog face is offline  
Old 12 Jul 2005, 16:37   #10 (permalink)
Ethereal
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: On the Midnight Ocean
Posts: 26,404
Send a message via MSN to Wargamer
Default Re: Warhammer Lingo

Quote:
Originally Posted by major_rawne02
Feth also, quite common for me to use that and other Tanith combat-cant actually
Especially when laser-questing.

I believe our team's full combat-cant is as follows:

Tanith Magna: return to home base.
Straight Silver: charge!
Tanith: a member of our gaming team.
Vervunhiver/Verghastite: A player on our side who isn't "Tanith".
Volpone: A player on our side we dislike, or doesn't help our side.
__________________
Farewell, Kangaroo Joe, you shall not be forgotten.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Tom Norman
"Wargamer is never wrong, Frodo Baggins; he knows precisely the rules he means to."
Wargamer is offline  
Closed Thread

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Warhammer and Warhammer 40k connected trash-candle General 40K 56 20 Oct 2007 19:57
Warhammer 40K MMO chrisness Other Games 4 26 Jun 2007 06:24
ok im confused about this painting lingo DesertTAU40 Painting 2 11 Mar 2007 21:05
Warhammer: Mark of Chaos and Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning trailers Nerroth The Warhammer World 0 11 May 2006 12:40
Warhammer fantasy vs. Warhammer 40k Aun_shaun Enclave Talk 33 22 Dec 2005 15:28