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SMS and Web - Short Codes

AIUI (as I understand it)
όπως καταλαβαίνω...
Used after explaining something from your point of view
ASL (age, sex, location?)
Ηλικία, φύλο, τόπος;
Used when instant messaging to find out a person's age, gender and location
ATM (at the moment)
Εδώ και τώρα
Used to mean right now
BBL (be back later)
πίσω αργότερα
Used when you need to leave an instant message conversation for a while
BCNU (be seeing you)
Τα λέμε
Used when saying goodbye
BION (believe it or not)
Είτε το πιστεύεις είτε όχι
Used after mentioning something that is surprising
BRB (be right back)
πίσω σύντομα
Used when you need to leave an instant message conversation for a while
BYOB (bring your own beer)
Φέρε ποτό
Used on party invites to let people know they should bring their own alcohol
CU (see you)
Used when saying goodbye
CUL (see you later)
Τα λέμε
Used when saying goodbye
DIKU (do I know you?)
Σε ξέρω;
Used when you don't recognise the person who has messaged you
EOM (end of message)
Τέλος μηνύματος
Used as an automated response when a conversation or SMS message ends
FYI (for your information)
Προς πληροφορία σου
Used when telling someone something that is specific to them or when interjecting upon a preconceived idea someone has
G2G (got to go)
πρέπει να φύγω
Used when something suddenly comes up and you have to leave the computer
IMO (in my opinion)
Κατά τη γνώμη μου
Used when giving a personal opinion
IMHO (in my humble opinion)
Κατά την ταπεινή μου γνώμη
Used when giving a personal opinion
IOU (I owe you)
Είμαι ευγνώμων
Used when someone does something for you and you want to let them know that you owe them a favour
J/K (just kidding)
Used after making a joke, which is ambiguous whether or not it is serious
L8R (later)
τα λέμε μετά
Used when saying goodbye or when you are not currently free to do something but will do it later on
LOL (laughing out loud)
Used as a reaction when you find something funny
MYOB (mind your own business)
Κοίτα την δουλειά σου
Used when you want to keep something private
NRN (not right now)
Όχι τώρα
Used when you are not free to do something right away
RFD (request for discussion)
Θα συζητηθεί
Used when you want to talk to someone about something
TB (text back)
Περιμένω απάντηση
Used at the end of an SMS when you want a reply
TBH (to be honest)
Για να είμαι ειλικρινής
Used to explain or clarify your personal opinion on a subject
TIA (thanks in advance)
Ευχαριστώ εκ των προτέρων
Used when thanking someone before they have helped you
THX (thanks)
Used when thanking someone
TTYL (talk to you later)
Τα λέμε
Used when saying goodbye
4U (for you)
Για σένα
Used when sending something to a particular person