We've been compiling a glossary of common terms and acronyms commonly used in DeFi and Web3. If there is a term you would like us to add, let us know in #codex-chamber in the TempleDAO discord.
Alfa / Alpha 🅰️
Brand new or secret information that isn't known to the wider community yet
Diving into a project without any research beforehand
Free token or NFT distribution for specific holders
"All Time High". Commonly used to refer to the price action of a token being the highest it's ever been.
"All Time Low". Commonly used to refer to the price action of a token being the lowest it's ever been.
The NFTs/tokens you hold
"Buy The F***ing Dip". A call to action to buy a token when the price is considered undervalued
A compliment. A male of high desirabilityand sexual energy (due to his crypto accomplishments)
Convincing yourself you made the right choice or that the situation is not as bad as it seems. A coping mechanism
"Crypto Twitter". In reference to the Twitter community who are into Crypto
Short for "degenerate". A person who jumps into protocols without having prior financial knowledge or doing any research.
Diamond hand 💎🤚
Someone who hodls their bags forever (positive)
Do your own research
Floor sweep 🧹🧹
Someone who buys many NFT's for the lowest price listed.
Fear of missing out, not having large TEMPLE bags
A copy of a coin or token's backend code to make a whole new protocol
First come first serve
Fear uncertainty doubt - e.g. fudding temple so you can buy more at 0.65c
Future of France 💸
Future of Finance
Hold on for dear life (not selling even death occurs)
Selling dreams. A strong belief in a positive outcome
I don’t know
if i recall correctly
In real life.
“In before”, rhetorical comment to your own post, posting the expected reply.
If you know, you know.
LoL but in korean
People's aim when investing in crypto with a small bag.
Let's fucking go
Looks rare 👀
It looks rare and therefore valuable. A compliment for an NFT
Our backup career plan if the NGMI scenario comes true. "Sold a Fidenza for 5ETH. Applying now to McDonald's".
Defi protocols that complete and uses each other to generate more money for their treasury. For example, a protocol gives a sustainable yield, another one gets collateral from that and uses it for high risk/high rewards plays
Prices rising far above expectations
Not gonna lie
Not gonna make it
A Noob/newbie. Has never been rugged and doesn't own anything rare
Not financial advice. Usually said before someone gives financial advice
Original Gangsta. Someone who was in the early days of crypto and knows the game well. Alternatively for weed it refers to strands that are ocean grown
Someone who sells a project at the smallest sign of trouble (negative).
Price is just going up
A person with an extremely small position in a coin or token
A scheme that only benefits early investors, everyone else after them gets dumped on as they take profits
A cuter way of saying ponzi
Probably nothing 🤫
“probably something important- pay attention!”
Psychological operations. Manipulating the masses to achieve your goals
Play to earn.
“Wrecked” losing money in some way.
Right-click save as 💾
NFT humor. Copying a picture to your desktop does not mean ownership. It needs to be verified on the CHAIN!
Rug pull 👎
When the founders of a project take the funds and disappear. Not the TEMPLE way. 🙂
Smallest fraction of a bitcoin (0.00000001 BTC)
Smart Contract. A program that allows for transactions to be executed on the blockchain.
Seems for real
Obnoxiously marketing your project in other discord servers
Stable coin 💲
A token with a peg set to the value of a fiat currency, commonly USD
a poorly rated or useless coin/ token
A person with a small position in a coin or token
The act of committing your crypto assets in support of a protocol with the promise of rewards.
To "tank" or to "bomb" commonly refers to the price action of a coin or token dropping massively in a short span of time.
This is the GWEI ➗
A play on "this is the way." Gwei = Giga Wei ( 1 eth = 1,000,000,000 gwei). A commonly used denomination of Ethereum when making transactions.
This is the way! 👉
You're doing it right
Top Kek 😂
LOL. Acknowledgement that the post was really funny
Up only 🆙
Price will appreciate over time
We are gonna make it/We all gonna make it.
smallest unit of ethereum (1 eth = 1,000,000,000,000,000,000 wei)
Wen moon 🌕
When are we getting rich.
Someone who owns a large share of a given project
TEMPLE & DeFi
TempleDAO members have many different skills or expertise from a wide range of areas.
Boom Boom 💣
Response given in place of writing something bullish, origin: Lost Boy
C’est Bonbon 👌
Everything is ok.
Chambers act as functional units of the organisation. You should think of Chambers like project teams, where the team lead is the MC and members are the contributors.
Disciples are proven, highly valuable contributors to Temple projects and chambers.
The amount in dollar$ of assets that are being used to farm/generate cash for each circulating temple
Enclaves are the social structure via which the Temple will be managed. Each Enclave will uphold certain principles and manage different areas of the Temple.
Dumping entire TEMPLE to the defend contract.
Reward from investments for those that truly deserve it
Feet pics 🦶📸
A requirement for any requests, also a rewarding mechanism, A JOKE!
Fire Ritualist 🔥
Early believers in TempleDAO
A fractionally-backed algorithmic stable coin that we love!
Fully Diluted Supply
The value per TEMPLE if all future tokens had been minted
Fud Warlords 👹
Someone that’s fighting with the fud alongside the TEMPLE team, shout out to Nicky Wissicky, DegenArtMiami and other Fud Warlords
Ready to protect the Temple discord against FUD and answer every question coming from all Templars. Guardians are community members who serve as Mods in the text/voice channels.
Initiates are primarily project managers who are responsible for delivering a work product or achieving a goal.
"Intrinsic Value". Floor price for TEMPLE. It can increase with the growth of the treasury.
Masters are responsible for the overall vision and operations of TempleDAO.
Staked TEMPLE tokens, accumulate yield over time through an increasing ratio of OGTEMPLE/TEMPLE.
Opening Ceremony (OC)
Puzzles to be solved prior to being accepted into the TEMPLEDAO fold. (Also a mechanism to prevent bot attacks)
The value per TEMPLE token of all assets in the Temple treasury. For more about TempleDAO's RFV perspective, check the article below.
The protocol's token
Temple CORE 🔐
Temple's pivot to a revenue sharing model from our treasury investments
The home for stake and chill. We are a DAO but not a typical one. We reward the Faithful
The price cannot go lower than 0.65c. This floor will increase over time