Become A (Dungeon) Master Of These D&D Slang TermsFor the over 50 years that D&D has been around, a lot of jargon has developed around the game. Whether you're a total n00b or a Dungeon Master, knowing the lingo of D&D is a key part (of the fun) of its gameplay.
I vs. MeIs it “my friends and I,” or “my friends and me?” I is a subject pronoun, and me is an object pronoun. This means I can be used as the subject of a sentence, and me can only be used as the object of one. I can perform an action, while me can only have actions performed upon it. Subject vs. Object Pronouns A subject …
Origin of I.D.
First recorded in 1950–55
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Word Origin and History for i.d.
also ID (but pronounced as separate letters), short for identification, attested from 1955.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper