As we uses lots of acronyms and terms that are may not be familiar to outsiders, i'm thinking of collating all sorts of terms, definitions and acroymns in this thread, so everything from DGSD or SOD to formless to nothingless to sword intention ought to be posted here for all to share.
JY - Jin Yong, GL- Gu Long.
For a start, standard short-forms or acronyms:-
LOCH - Legend of condor heroes (Shooting Eagles Heroes): GJ etc
ROCH - Return of condor heroes; story of YG and XLN etc
HSDS - Heavenly Sword and Dragon Saber; ZWJ etc
Condor Trilogy- Story arch comprising LOCH, ROCH and HSDS
DGSD - DemiGod and SemiDevil; (Tian Long Ba Bu); XF, XZ and DY.
This story predates The condor trilogy.
SOD - State of Divinity. (Smiling Proud Wanderer). LWC etc
DOMD - Duke of Mount Deer. WXB etc.
Character list of Condor Trilogy
GJ - Guo Jing
HR - Huang Rong
YG - Yang Guo
XLN - Xiao Long Nu
ZWJ - Zhang Wu Ji
ZM - Zhao Min
ZZR - Zhou Zhi Ruo
H7G - Hong 7 Gong; also known as North Begar; divine 9 fingers
HYS- Huang Yao Shi - East Eccentric
OYF - Ou Yang Feng - West Poison
YD- REverend Yi Deng- South Emperor
WCY- Wong Chong Yang- Dentral Divinity
[Greats- In Loch, refers to the 5 participants of the 1st HuaShan tournament: WCY, HYS, H7G, YD and OYF. This group have then been joined by GJ, ZBT and YG.]
ZBT- Zhao Bo Tong
GWM/ GLFW-Golden Wheel Monk
Z3F- Zhang San Feng
GX- Guo Xiang
GF- Guo Fu
LMC- Lee Mok Shau/ Li Mo Chou
MCF- Miu Chiu Feng/ Mei Chao Feng
QQR/KCY- Qiu Qian Ren/Kau Cheen Yan
LCY- Lin Chao Ying
[Deleted JY- Jue Yuen. Too much similarity to JY - JinYong, so refer full name, pls]
Character list of DGSD
QF /XF- Qiao Feng, Xiao Feng
DY- Duan Yu
XZ - Xu Zhu
MRF - MuRong Fu
MRB- MuRong Bo?
QYS, XYS- Qiao Yuan Shan, Xiao Yuan Shan.
WYY- Wang Yu Yan?
YTZ- You Tan Zhi
DCQ- Din Chun Chau/ Ding Chun Qiu
JMZ- Jiu Mo Zhi
LQS- Li QiuShui
TSTL- TianShan TongLao
(May i suggest that no more acronyms for characters from DGSD, Tong Lao's name like TSTL which really look like TSATE )
Character list of SOD
LWC/LHC -Ling Hu Chong
RYY- Ren Ying Ying?
RWX- Ren Wo Xing
DFBB- Dong Fang Bu Bai
YBQ- Yue Bu Qun
YLS- Yue Ling Shan
LPZ- Lam Ping Zhi/ Lin Ping Zhi
ZLC- Zhuo Lang Chee ???
Character list of DOMD
WXB- Wai Xiao Bao
Standard Martial arts
DGKB/DGQB - DuGu Kau Bai/ DuGu Qiu Bai
DG9J- Dugu 9 Jian
HL18Palm/HL18Z/XL18Z - Hong Long 18 zhang (Xiang Long 18 )
6MSJ- 6 Mai Shen Jiang (DGSD)
XTJF - Heavy Sword Stage of DGKB.
L/R technique- Technique created by ZBT in that one is able to exhibit two different type of martial arts on different hand. Only three ppl: ZBt, GJ and XLN have learned it.
TS6YZ- Tian Shan 6 Yang Zhang/Palm; soft yang palm of Xiao Yao sect.
Tian Shan Zhe Mei Shou- reputedly able to mimick or adapt to all the best characteristics of all palm techniques. (DGSD)
BMSG- BeiMing ShenGong; one of the finest skills of Xiao Yao Sect, DY practices this technique which enables users to absorb enemy's inner power and use it as their own. (DGSD)