Gang Numbers/Symbols and Their Meanings

$ - Power and Money

0-0 - Double ought buck shot (shot gun)

000 - Blood

001 - Blood love

006 - Silence (used by Black Gangster Disciples)

013 - Get him; assault someone  (Bloods)

023 - Watch your back (Bloods)

025 - What rank are you (Bloods)

031 - I am Blood

041 - Kill the Crip (Bloods)

13 - 13th letter of the alphabet-"M"; Frequently used in connection with Mexican Mafia affiliation such as MS-13 or Sur 13; may be used for marijuana or methamphetamine

13 or XIII or X3 - Symbolizes gangs of Hispanic heritage showing allegiance to Southern California; Sureño 13, Sur 13

13 1/2 - Represents: 12 jurors, one judge, half-ass chance

14 or XIV or X4 - Used by Hispanic gangs for Northern

California (14th letter of alphabet - N) - Norteño 14, Norte 14

18 - 18th Street Gang

18th Street - Hispanic Los Angeles street gang - aligned with

Mexican Mafia

100 Proof - The real thing

1-15 - As one (Gangster Disciples)

1-1-15 - All As One (GD)

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 - 187 may also be written as 180.7

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

212 - NY City telephone area code (Manhattan); also  Blood term 

(Tampa, FL) meaning Blood Love

274 - Black Gangster Disciples (2nd, 7th and 4th letters of alphabet) - B.G.D.)

2-15-19 - Brothers of Struggle (2nd 15th and 19th letters of alphabet) - B.O.S.

2-7-4-14 - Code for Black Gangster Disciples Nation (B.G.D.N.- 2nd, 7th, 4th and 14th letters of alphabet)

23/24 - Inmates on lockup - 23 out of 24 hours each day

24/7 or 247 - Constantly - 24 hours per day, 7 days a week

25 or 2-5 - A prison gang formed in protective custody prison yards

26ers - Two Sixers - Chicago street gang

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 

3 R's - Respect, Reputation, Revenge

38 - An alternate name for a prison hypodermic needle

311 - Used by Bloods meaning Crip Killer (3rd and 11th letters of alphabet -  C K

312 - Crip Love - 3rd and 12th letters of alphabet - C L

360 - Folk Nation - numbers representing "full circle of knowledge"

360 degrees - A "pure" Black Gangster Disciple

40's - 40 ounce bottle of malt liquor

410 - Gangster Disciple code for "Folks in battle"

415's - Gang name taken from the telephone area code for San Francisco, CA area

415 KUMI - The 415 KUMI is a Black gang that originated in the San Francisco Bay/Berkley area of California in 1985.  The are now referred to as the 415  KUMI.  415 represents the area code for the region.  When added together, the numbers 4+1+5 = 10.  KUMI is the Swahili word for “ten.”

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

5 - Number symbolic to People Nation

The following group of slang phrases are Blood terms, used to disrespect Crips and the Folk Nation

5 BAGGIN 6/ HANGIN
5 FLAGGIN 6/ DRAGGIN
5 POPPIN 6/ DROPPIN
5 FLYIN 6/ DIEIN
5 ALIVE 6/ MUST DIE
5 GUNNIN`6 RUNNIN`
 

5 in the sky.....6 must die - Revenge; a People Nation member was killed - a retaliation against the Folks Nation will take place

5%, 5%er - Five Percenters

5 Percent - Five Percenters

5 Point Star - Symbolic to the People Nation

5 Poppin,  6 Droppin - People Nation - Term used to disrespect gangs in the Folks Nation; People Nation (5) members shooting at Folk Nation (6)members

5-0 - The police

510 - Oakland, CA area code; used by some to identify the location of their gang or set

50/50 - Neutral; non-gang member

5150 - Refers to a California Mental Health code; may be used to indicate the mental status of a person.  May also indicate a threat by using the 5th and 1st letters of the alphabet "E" and "A" and the slang number for police "50" to mean Eradicate All Police

6 - Number symbolic to Folk Nation

6-6-2 - MOB; Numbers represent letters on telephone keypad

6-6-6 - Symbol for Aryan Brotherhood, Folks and Crips; also satanic cults

6 Point Star (of David) - Symbolic to gangs within the Folk Nation

6 Poppin,  5 Droppin - Folk Nation - Term used to disrespect gangs in the People Nation;  Folk Nation (6) members shooting at People Nation (5) members

7 - Refers to the 7th letter of the alphabet "G"; may represent G for Gangster or G for God (Five Percenters)

7-4 - Code for Gangster Disciples (7th & 4th letters of alphabet) - G.D.

730 - New York State section of law that deals with mental health evaluations;  used as Bloods code; describes "crazies"

737 - Numbers on telephone key pad representing PDS; Public Enemy Number One Death Squad

88 - White Supremacist - Heil Hitler (8th letter of alphabet - H)

8-Ball - 1/8 ounce of cocaine; alliance of Crips with the Folk Nation

911 - Warning that police are coming

 

This page was last updated on 03/14/2014

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