Re: Slightly OT response: Re: [SCA-Archery] Question
> What does FWIW and IOW (in my own words?) mean? Sorry for the slightlyEmail shorthand for "For What It's Worth" and "In Other Words." =)
There's also IMHO (In My Humble Opinion), YMMV (Your Mileage
May Vary), FYI (For Your Information), ROFL (Rolling On Floor
Laughing) and a host of others less common...
> OT question, but I need to know what you guys are talking about. If IYup! =)
> miss my guess, (I know no Latin) marshallate en toto means every
> marshal in the SCA, right? Or no?
- FWIW - For What It's Worth
IOW - In Other Words
IMHO - In My Humble Opinion
YMMV - Your Mileage May Vary
marshallate can mean either all marshals of all types, or all archery
marshals, depending on context.
Please don't apologise for asking, Genvieve. Like any argot, netese can be
impenetrable: kudos to you for speaking up!
>From: "Genvieve d'Argent Chene" <ggarrett@...>________________________________________________________________________
>Subject: Slightly OT response: Re: [SCA-Archery] Question
>Date: Tue, 2 May 2000 06:38:39 -0400
>What does FWIW and IOW (in my own words?) mean? Sorry for the slightly OT
>question, but I need to know what you guys are talking about. If I miss my
>guess, (I know no Latin) marshallate en toto means every marshal in the
>SCA, right? Or no?
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Eli White
> To: SCA-Archery@egroups.com ; SCA-Archery@egroups.com
> Sent: Monday, May 01, 2000 9:37 PM
> Subject: Re: [SCA-Archery] Question
> >FWIW, the well recgonized "Marshal's Badge" (sable, two swords
> >in saltire or) is registered to the marshallate en toto. IOW, it is
> >technically perfectly acceptable to use it on the archery field.
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