SMITE Abbreviations Guide

SMITE Abbreviations Guide by Liberis

Just a quick list for those who are not familiar with MOBA terminology. Post your suggestions and I will update this post.

AD – Attack Damge
AFK – Away from Keyboard
Aggro – The likelyhood of an npc attacking a player. The result of player actions that make npcs more likely to attack you.
AoE – Area of Effect
AP – Ability Power/Magic Power; Sometimes means Attack Power (check context or ask for clarification)
APM – Actions per Minute
AS – Attack Speed
Aura – A persistent AoE spell effect. Can be a buff or debuff.

B – Return to base (press “b”)
Back – Fallback/Retreat
Backdoor – Attacking an enemy tower solo (sometimes without friendly minions).
Base Race – When both teams focus on destroying the enemy base before the other.
BM – Bad Mannered
BRB – Be Right Back
Buff – To improve the effectiveness of something; A positive effect (often gained from killing jungle bosses)

Carry (Noun) – A god that starts off weaker than others, but becomes more powerful as the game progresses
Carry (Verb) – To cause a team to win even if they are failing
CDR – Cooldown Rate
Creeps – Minions/humans

DPS – Damage per Second

Farmed – A god who has become very powerful by having a high creep score
Fed – A god who has become very powerful after killing multiple enemies
Feeding – Continuously dying to the other team
FG – Fire Giant
Focus – To target a specific enemy

Gank – To ambush one or more enemies

HP5 – Health per 5; The amount of health gained in 5 seconds

IAS – Increased Attack Speed

Leash – Attacking a mob (usually Fury or Fire Giant) to tank it for a teammate

Mana – The resource used by gods to cast abilities
MIA – Missing in Action (used when an enemy is missing from your lane)
MP – Magic Power
MP5 – Mana per 5; The amount of mana gained in 5 seconds

Nerf – To reduce the effectiveness of something
NPC – Non-player character

OOM – Out of Mana
OP – Overpowered

RR – Russian for GG

SS – Missing in Action (used when an enemy is missing from your lane)

Ult – Ultimate/Elite. Fourth skill ability. Sometimes called “R”.
UP – Underpowered

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One Response to “SMITE Abbreviations Guide”

  1. Thanks for this, they dont have much info on the webpage about stats, so it was very good to clarify with this page.

    Cheers sir,

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