How To Speak Prepper

speak prepperSure, most of us know the meaning of acronyms like SHTF and TEOTWAWKI…but knowing those words alone doesn’t mean you can speak prepper.

Why does knowing this secret language matter? Because when the world goes to hell in a handbasket, you’re going to need to know this prepper lingo in order to be able to communicate with others in order to survive.

It’s like a secret code that only preppers know in order to communicate and get through hard times. And, if you’re not in the know, you could be missing out on a major advantage in a crisis.

We here at Survival Frog care about your survival, and therefore want to teach you everything you need to know in order to get through a disaster. That’s why it’s imperative you know…

How To Speak Prepper

In order to effectively speak prepper, you’re going to have to understand the basic terms and acronyms that many preppers are going to be using out in the field. Now keep in mind that the list below is not a complete and comprehensive list, but it’s a great start.

Make flash cards, have a study buddy, do whatever it takes to make sure you’ve got these down.

SHTF: S*** Hits The Fan (or Stuff Hits The Fan). Refers to a major crisis.

TEOTWAWKI: The End Of The World As We Know It

DLP: Defense of Life & Property

Genset/Genny: Slang for “generator.” We’ve got a few great ones below:

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POI: Point of Impact

ELE: Extinction Level Event

ABAO: All Bets Are Off

LTS: Long-Term Shelter

Multi-Tool: A survival tool that contains a variety of tools for a multitude of uses. Consider these:

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ATL: Attempt To Locate

Head: Slang for “toilet.” Need one for when SHTF? We’ve got you covered below:

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MRE: Meals Ready to Eat. (Like these ones!:)

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WEP: Workplace Emergency Plan

BSTS: Better Safe Than Sorry

Power Grid: The infrastructure maintained by power companies that provides homes/businesses electricity

FAK: First-Aid Kit. We’ve got the best ones around:

WROL: Without Rules of Law

DTA: Don’t Trust Anyone

NBC: Nuclear Biological Chemical

Hard Money: Precious metals. Learn more about why these are important here.

MOI: Mechanism of Injury

CB: Citizens Band Radio

Sustainable Living: Living in such a way that you can void getting supplies from the outside world (i.e: self-sufficiency).

COMMS: Various communication devices (see below for examples):

MAD: Mutually Assured Destruction

JIC: Just In Case

NWO: New World Order (i.e: totalitarian government)

Faraday Cage: A protective enclosure to protect electronic devices from an EMP. Learn how to build your own here.

Peak Oil: When oil supplies go into an irreversible and unpreventable decline.

SF: Solar Flare

Seed Bank: A survival seed stockpile for when an emergency hits. Read important tips about saving your survival seeds here.

CFR: Certified First Responder

ANTS: Americans Networking To Survive

FEP: Family Emergency Plan

Looters/Marauders: Those who take from those with supplies. May have intentions of harming others in the process. Learn how to fool them here.

MSM: MainStream Media

DHS: Department of Homeland Security

NINJA: No Income No Job no Assets

Survival Seeds: Non-GMO, non-hybrid seeds you can use in your survival garden for sustainable living. We recommend these:

GMV: Genetically Modified Virus

NVD: Night Vision Device. We have some really cool ones!

EMP: ElectroMagnetic Pulse

SAR: Search And Rescue

EARS: Emergency Animal Response Services. Got a pet you want to bring along when SHTF? Click here.

FUBAR: Fouled Up Beyond All Repair

Hydroponics: Gardening/growing plants in water rather than soil. We’ve got some cool survival tools that’ll help you out with this below:

NEMA: National Emergency Management Association

BOB: Bug Out Bag. We have a few cool ones:

GDE: Grid Down Event

BSTS: Better Safe Than Sorry

Freeze-Dried Food: Dehydrated survival food that’s been frozen into a vacuum-sealed bag/pouch. Typically has a very long shelf-life. We’ve got an awesome selection! Here are a few customer favorites:

C-Ration: Combat Ration. If you’re looking for pre-rationed survival food that’ll keep you full and focused, look no further than our Emergency Ration bars (in 2400 calorie and 3600 calorie rations below).



LOS: Line of Sight

EAS: Emergency Alert System

550 Cord: 550 lb Paracord (extremely popular with preppers! Grab yours below).

EDC: EveryDay Carry – survival tools you carry with you every day to prepare for general use and emergency situations. Here are some examples:

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PEP: Personal Emergency Plan

BOL: Bug Out Location

EOD: End Of Days

CME: Coronal Mass Ejection

Carrington Event: An EMP event, caused by a CME of the sun

CCW: Carrying Concealed Weapon

HDPE: High Density Polyethylene (commonly used in survival food buckets for its protection and safety).

ALICE: All-purpose Lightweight Individual Carrying Equipment

SOP: Standard Operating Procedure

SIP: Shelter In Place

OTG: Off The Grid

IFAK: Individual First-Aid Kit

SCARE: Social Chaos And Response Emergency

GH: Golden Horde (refers to marauders that will head into rural areas in an emergency).

Sheeple: The majority of the world’s population that believe they do not need to prepare for an emergency.

YOYO: You’re On Your Own

INCHK: I’m Never Coming Home Kit

RCS: Rainwater Collection System

PRD: Personal Radiation Detector

ESP: Extended Stay Pack

SERE: Survival, Evasion, Resistance, Escape

P.A.C.E: Watch the video below to find the meaning and why it’s important!

We here at Survival Frog strongly believe that you should be as prepared as possible when it comes to an emergency situation. Knowing the right lingo is one of the most imperative things you can do, and the other is to stock up on the survival gear and emergency food you need to survive.

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