Someone Asked..this is A-G Having trouble communicating with peeps 4rm the ghetto??? Well fear not! Use this Ebonics Tranlator! ! ! # 2 1 3 (two one three) 2 1 3 is another reference to living in southern California. 2 1 3 is the area code to many a "gangsta's" and "playas" cellular phones. Cellular phones are quite a status symbol in 2 1 3. They indicate that you have a lot of money, but cannot afford a home phone line. 411 = I need information 5-0 = police 5-0 = run like hell A B C Axe This has nothing to do with a forest tool, rather it means to inquire. Examples are "Yo, let me axe you something?" or "Don't axe me dat no mo." areous = area aw-ite = acknowledged syn. Aight ball out = leave be = are befo = before bemah = automotive vehicle manufactured by the B.M.W. considered to be very suave amongst a group of homies bent = wasted B.M.W. = Black Man Working or Black Man's Wheels bo jangling = not paying attention, or being stupid bomb = something that is considered popular or visuially pleasing boo = close friend booty = buttox boyz = gang friends brick = see phat Brurva = An male acquittance buck wild = really crazy ex. **** sheronda went buck wild afta' Tanica called her a ho bud = marijuana syn. Mary Jane, Da ****, Chronic. buggin' = actions in a mannar which is considered to be not socially acceptable in a group of homies bumping = it is to my likeing ex. This beat is bumpin' bust out = to leave busta white = a person who hangs around with but is not wanted busta cap = shoot a gun fire a bullet ex. Shut yo punk *** up Jethro I bust a cap on yo *** busta move = to act quickly cent = cents cakes = buttox cap = bullet Cavy Sack = A bag of Marijuana chillin = Relaxing chronic = marijuana curb job = a retaliatory attack consiting of a thrust of the dental cavity of a adversarial gang member onto the cement confine barrier of a road cold-lampin' = relaxing or hanging out cop-blockin' = interfering in one's relations cream = money, riches, valueables syn. Bread, paper, chesse. crib = place of residence curried = Talked about in an unfriendly manor cracker A "cracker" is a Caucasian. "Crackers" are usually stereotyped as rich suburban white males that drive BMW's and have wives named "Buffy". Ex. I ain't down wit my sista' datin some cracker D E F Da Bomb "Da Bomb" means having and/or displaying great qualities. These qualities could be permanent such as "That 6-4 is da bomb" or temporary as in "Last night at da courts, Tyronne was da bomb!". Dawgs Not referring to any domesticate mammal. "Dawgs" are shoes. Examples are: "I just jacked me sum new dawgs", and "look at dem dawgs". dis = that, or too harass, disrespect da **** = marijuana dime = bag of mixed illegal drugs, usually worth monitary exchage units in a factor ten dimesack = bag of mixed illegal drugs, usually worth monitary exchage units in a factor ten dimebag = bag of mixed illegal drugs, usually worth monitary exchage units in a factor ten dog = worn out, bad, terrible, in bad shape Ebonics = ebony and phonics ebony = black "8 Ball" is yet another term for Olde English 800. Not so pleasent examples of this are "from the 8Ball, my breath start stinkin'" or the eer welcomed "8 Ball whiz", which is a lazy and lengthy unrination usually done after finishing a forty of it. Fittin Short for "I am going to do something." An example is "I'm fittin to eat me some lunch." 5-0 (five oh) 5-0 is the "gangsta" term for any police officer. It was taken from the old Hawaii Five-O television program, and many "gangstas" use it as a code word in place of "poe-leece". 5000 (five thousand) 5000 means "leaving", and is normally used around friends. It is used when referring to your self. An example would be "5000 G" is saying "I am leaving you, my friend". fitty = fifty flava = means flavor fly = tight (see tight) or neat fly gangster **** = going to fight folks = police or parents foo = fool fronting = attempting to start a quarrel G H I G = acquaintance ganja = marijuana grown in Jamaica or the flower of a marijuana plant gank = to steal or take from someone or something Gorilla Pimp= A pimp who is violent with his prostitues. gat = gun (I'm gonna) gat yo' *** = You are angering me and I may become violent if you do not cease your actions Gangsta A "gangsta" is supposed to be a very dangerous individual, but the term gets very overused and spawns many "wannabes". A true "gangsta" owns a "9" and drives a "6-4", which are both defined here. Gat A "gat" is often referred to as a gun or pistol. Examples are "go out to the car and load the gat" or "got my gat by my side".