$ - Power and money
0-0 - Double ought buck shot (shot gun)
001 - Blood love
marijuana or methamphetamine
showing allegiance to Southern California; Sureño 13, Sur 13
California (14th letter of alphabet - N) - Norteño 14, Norte 14
187 - California penal code for murder ; may be seen in graffiti as a threat that someone will be killed i.e. 187 John Doe; may also be worn as a tattoo
1 AD 7 - See 187 above
211 - California penal code - robbery ; also Crip term meaning Blood Killer
(2nd and 11th letters of alphabet - B K
(Tampa, FL) meaning Blood Love
3 - 3rd letter of alphabet: C - frequently used by Bloods to replace the letter C in words to disrespect the Crips i.e. Bla3k, Mi3key 3obras
3C - 3=trey plus C - forms Spanish word trece meaning the number 13
312 - Crip Love - 3rd and 12th letters of alphabet - C L
410 - Gangster Disciple code for "Folks in battle"
420 - Gangster Disciple code for "Disciple trouble" or "Disciples in trouble"; Also refers to the time of day "pot" smokers light up; sometimes seen in graffiti
The following slang terms are Blood terms, used to disrespect Crips and the Folk Nation
5 BAGGIN 6/ HANGIN
5 in the sky.....6 must die - Revenge; a People Nation member was killed - a retaliation against the Folks Nation will take place
510 - Oakland, CA area code; used by some to identify the location of their gang or set
730 - New York State section of law that deals with mental health evaluations; used as Bloods code; describes "crazies"
Words that are combined for ease of pronunciation, and to reduce the total number of syllables.
* busta - snitch, "You's a busta."
Uses part of a word to represent an entire word.
The ending of a word is removed, and replaced with a new suffix used as a substitute, much like Pig latin.
* bizzle - bitch
Brand Names & Commercial Trademarks
* cap - bullet
* areous - area
* boo - boy/girlfriend, beau
* jakes - cops
* da bomb - the bomb, i.e. cool, appealing, or popular
Source: Gangs Or Us