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This list of playing card nicknames has the common nicknames for the playing cards in a card deck, as used in some common card games, such as poker. The following is a list of nicknames used for playing cards used in most card games which use the standard card pack. Such games usually require the revealing or announcement of held cards, at which point the nicknames may be used. The terminology results from the depiction of the face on the card as being shown in profile, so only one eye is visible all other face cards show two eyes.

They are frequently used in home games of draw poker as wildcards. Because the King of Diamonds is the only king card bearing an axe the others show swords , a common phrase for the one-eyed royals is "One-eyed Jacks, the Man with the Axe".

These four cards are the only cards of differing rank and suit in a common deck that share an identifying trait. Apart from the bedside Queen of Spades , of course. She is the only one with a symbol beside her which looks a little like an old-fashioned wooden bedpost.

The following is a list of nicknames for pairs of two playing cards, usually hole cards, used in poker derivatives such as Texas hold 'em and Omaha hold 'em poker. These nicknames are usually used by the player when announcing their hand or by spectators or commentators who are watching the game.

This type of vacuum tube computer was physically the world's largest computer ever built. Other sources suggest it is Joe Montana 's quarterback rating [44]. The beer hand has the worst chance of winning of all possible pocket cards in a full table playing Texas Hold'em.

It is slightly better in short-handed games because the fact that it is not possible to make a straight or flush without hitting four appropriate community cards is less important in short-handed games.

However, there is a counter-argument that there used to be a club in London called the Presto Club. The address was 55 Victoria Street , London. Therefore, whenever someone was dealt 55 in hold'em, they'd say they were dealt "Presto", because of the club's street address. When English players played events worldwide, the word spread, and it caught on everywhere. The following sets of playing cards can be referred to by the corresponding names in card games that include sets of three or more cards, particularly 3 and 5 card draw , Texas Hold 'em and Omaha Hold 'em.

The nicknames would often be used by players when revealing their hands, or by spectators and commentators watching the game. With TV and web broadcasting of Poker tournaments, nicknames became much more popular all over the world. The words Colonel Grace wrote were, "Tell your master I despise his offer, and that honor and conscience are dearer to a gentleman than all the wealth and titles a prince can bestow" [] []. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The examples and perspective in this article may not represent a worldwide view of the subject.

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Views Read Edit View history. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. For a list of words relating to Poker, see the Poker category of words in Wiktionary , the free dictionary. Broadway Cards, [14] Honor Card. Pusher, [2] Spot [2]. Fever, Five Spot, Nickel, Pedro. Wheelcard [23]. Butts, Crab, [24] Trey [25]. An alliteration, first mob boss killed gangland style in [34].

So called due to the commercial airline's acronym and logo, AA the aces are of different colors to mimic the AA logo [35]. So called due to it being the first mission to the moon while ace is considered 1, or because the hand "AA" means "11".

Swedish for "the Bandits" [33]. AA like a AA battery commonly used in portable electronic devices. Looks like bullets, possibly a reference to the Dead Man's Hand , two pair of aces and eights, suggesting that Wild Bill drew a third bullet in the back, which filled his hand in death [33]. Probably from snake eyes in dice [33]. From the song , probably an elaboration on dice [33]. Flying Nazis [36].

Probably because an A looks like a plane, and the Nazis had the most successful flying "aces" in their air force. Two black eyes, what you will get in the ring if you fight Joe Louis [37]. Looks like rockets [33]. Looks like needles [33]. Looks like mountains, from Mat Rampson [33]. Sharp on top, see also A4 [33].

From dice [33] snake eyes is the outcome of rolling the dice in a game of craps and getting only one pip on each die. Squirrel [38]. Probably named because the hand is " the nuts ". Possibly also a reference to the phrase "Even a blind squirrel can find a nut once in a while" [39].

Looks like sticks [33]. Looks like teepees [33]. Two Pips [40]. Two red eyes, it gets the red out [41].

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Time both hands what the same hand type and taemgames deng is compared. I was dealing a four eight game one night to Jimmy, a few other dealers and a bunch of locals. Source top game Acey Deucy [58]. A portmanteau of " K ing" and "T en ". Played Agent 99 on Get Smart [33].

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Named because he kept getting this same hand. Archived from the original on April 25, After the AK assault rifle developed by Mikhail Kalashnikov.

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These four cards are the only cards of differing rank and suit in a common deck that share an identifying trait. Salt Lake Pair [42]. Ajax [33]. Named after the "King" of Rock and Roll.

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This gambing a sign of recognition of fellow travelers. They look like them, and because fish get beat with overpairs [33]. Popular English phrase referring to "nothing", in this context referring to the fact there is a Jack with the worst possible kicker and also something widely regarded among poker players as continue reading "nothing" hand.

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Episode 2. Pusher, [2] Spot [2]. Because the outlaw was rumored to have been shot by a. A third deuce came on the river and we got all in. Hammer offsuit [81].

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Jack Here [52]. I guess I'm Aimsworth. Kevin Larsen says: One time while playing with Jimmy, she [the dealer] had noticed that trash cards were hitting the flop quite often especially 6's and 3's, so Jimmy wins a huge pot cardd she told him to play the 63 off he was holding. The Gambling card games trustee [52].

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A portmanteau of " K ing" and "T en ". KJ [33]. An alliteration, John Juanda here an American professional poker player. A Five and Dime is a type of variety store. Probably named because the hand is " the nuts ".

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Little Pete [33]. Snowshoes [55]. TentMites and Lice, [] Nits and Lice []. Should be mumbled with sarcasm as you fold it [75].

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From the old trucker song, ten-four good buddy [33]. Apart from the bedside Queen of Spadesof course. Imitating Big Slick AK. He had two aces and I took the flop with a

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Knights [61]. From the songprobably an elaboration on dice [33]. Archived from the original on September gaems, The most commonly accepted source of the nickname is that many years ago, before Rec. Airplane and sex [51] Aces are often nicknamed after planes please click for source to their shape, "six" in German is pronounced as sechs source to "sex".

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Named after the card gamws in which AJ Or an Ace with a picture card or 10 is the highest possible hand. Little Slick [36]. Brokeback [59]. Starts with J http://enjoystake.site/gambling-card-game-crossword/gambling-card-game-crossword-parameters-games.php. This comes from five deng minus three deng.

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Midlife Crisis [94]. Butts, Crab, [24] Trey [25]. Because Canadians revere the Queen [51]. Elvis Presley [59].

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