Poker Hand Nicknames

Considering the online poker boom in recent years, and countless new players appearing in the game, poker hands nicknames, become more frequent and widely use in the world today, with many inspiring, hilarious names and unofficial terms. It is essential understand that this cards and hands received their poker nicknames thanks to several visual similarities, associations to notorious facts or even a few have their way of roots in the wild west. Along with the increase of TV shows and televised poker events, the announcers and guests commentators often professional and experienced cardroom players spread the word as cultural tradition, this way sometimes, new players maybe feel lost among the list of jargon and slang of seasoned players.

Much of the younger players, almost certainly, won't understand the reference to terms as “Sunset Strip” (from 77 Sunset Strip TV series that aired from '58 - '64), or “Barbara Feldon” (who played Agent 99 on Get Smart). However, surely recognize the poker terms “Harry Potter” (KJ) (written by J.K. Rowling), and “Anna Kournikova” (AK). Become familiar with the slang for poker hands for when you’re playing Texas Hold'em, Omaha and 5 Card Draw and hear these names you'll know what they are referring to. Some of these nicknames handed to several poker hands and combinations of hands, are extremely use and are pretty popular, others are more intriguing and unusual. We split the poker nicknames in groups according to factors like form of poker or poker game phase when the hand nicknames used. The cards displayed visually are random, when it comes to a nickname for a particular hand its be marked as such.

 

Single Poker Card

A Rocket
Bullet
MasterCard
Bull
Spike
K Cowboy
King Kong
Ace Magnet
Monarch
Sergeant
Q Lady
Hooker
(if loses)
Cowgirl
Dame
Mop Squeezer

J Johnny
Jackal
Knave
Hook
Fishhook
T Dime
Sawbuck
Bo Derek
9 Nina Ross
Niner
Pothook

8 Snowman
Ocho
(Spanish)
Fat Lady
8 Land
Time Travel
7 Hockey / Walking Stick
Candy Cane
Salmon
Mullet
6 Boot
Sex

5 Nickel
Five Spot
Fever
4 Sailboat
Drunk Man's Ace
One Legged Ace
Broken Ace
3 Trey
Crab
Butts

2 Deuce
Duck
Quacker
Swan

 

Pocket Pairs

AA American Airlines
Pocket Rockets
Bullets
Snake Eyes
Two Pips
KK Cowboys
King Kong
Elvis Presley
Brokeback
Gorillas / Kangaroos

QQ Ladies
Cowgirls
Siegfried and Roy
Four Tits
Bitches / Lesbians
JJ Fishhooks or Hooks
Jokers
Johnnies
Kid Dyn-o-mite
Jaybirds

TT Dimes
Binary
TNT
Boxcars
Audi
99 Phil Hellmuth
Wayne Gretzky
Popeyes
Barbara Feldon
German Virgins

88 Snowmen
Piano Keys
(88 keys on a piano)
Little Oldsmobile
Two Fat Ladies
Pretzels
77 Walking Sticks
Sunset Strip
(TV show title)
Candy Canes
Hockey Sticks
Axes

66 Route 66
Boots
Cherries
Kicks
55 Speed Limit
Presto
Snakes
Sammy Hagar
Nickels

44 Sailboats
Magnum
Luke Skywalker
Diana Dors
Midlife Crisis
33 Crabs
Treys
Pere Ghaf

22 Ducks
Desmond
Quack Quack
Swans / Swarovskis
Richard Nixon

 

Unpaired Starting Hands

AK Big Slick
Anna Kournikova
Kalashnikov
King Arthur
AQ Doyle Brunson
Big Chick
Big Slut
Mrs. Slick
AJ Ajax
Armani Jeans
Blackjack
Jackass

AT Johnny Moss
Bookends
A8 Dead Man's Hand
Asterix and Obelix
A3 Baskin-Robbins
Thrace
Ashtray

KQ Marriage
Royal Couple
Lucy and Ricky
Royalty
KJ Kojak
Jackie Kennedy
Starsky and Hutch
Harry Potter
K9 Canine
Rin Tin Tin
Sawmill
Fido

K3 Alaska Hand
King Crab
Three Kings
Sizzler
QJ Maverick
Hawaii
JQuery
Quack
Q7 Computer Hand

J6 Railroad
J5 Jackson Five
Motown
J4 Flat Tire
Kid Grenade
Austin Squatty

T5 Woolworth
Dime Store
Five and Dime
Merfs
T4 Broderick Crawford
Roger That
Good Buddy
Truckers' Hand
T2 Texas Dolly
Terminator 2
Whirlygig
Doyle Brunson

98 Oldsmobile
93 Jack Benny
76 Union Oil
Trombones
Philadelphia

75 Heinz
Pickle Man
Vietnamese Slick
Assault Rifle
72 The Hammer
W.H.I.P.
Beer Hand
73 Blocky
Jimmy Summerfield
Spanish Inquisition
JFK

54 Jesse James
Moneymaker
Colt 45

Poker Hand Nicknames

Considering the online poker boom in recent years, and countless new players appearing in the game, poker hands nicknames, become more frequent and widely use in the world today, with many inspiring, hilarious names and unofficial terms. It is essential understand that this cards and hands received their poker nicknames thanks to several visual similarities, associations to notorious facts or even a few have their way of roots in the wild west. Along with the increase of TV shows and televised poker events, the announcers and guests commentators often professional and experienced cardroom players spread the word as cultural tradition, this way sometimes, new players maybe feel lost among the list of jargon and slang of seasoned players.

Much of the younger players, almost certainly, won't understand the reference to terms as “Sunset Strip” (from 77 Sunset Strip TV series that aired from '58 - '64), or “Barbara Feldon” (who played Agent 99 on Get Smart). However, surely recognize the poker terms “Harry Potter” (KJ) (written by J.K. Rowling), and “Anna Kournikova” (AK). Become familiar with the slang for poker hands for when you’re playing Texas Hold'em, Omaha and 5 Card Draw and hear these names you'll know what they are referring to. Some of these nicknames handed to several poker hands and combinations of hands, are extremely use and are pretty popular, others are more intriguing and unusual. We split the poker nicknames in groups according to factors like form of poker or poker game phase when the hand nicknames used. The cards displayed visually are random, when it comes to a nickname for a particular hand its be marked as such.

 

Single Poker Card

A Rocket
Bullet
MasterCard
Bull
Spike
K Cowboy
King Kong
Ace Magnet
Monarch
Sergeant
Q Lady
Hooker
(if loses)
Cowgirl
Dame
Mop Squeezer

J Johnny
Jackal
Knave
Hook
Fishhook
T Dime
Sawbuck
Bo Derek
9 Nina Ross
Niner
Pothook

8 Snowman
Ocho
(Spanish)
Fat Lady
8 Land
Time Travel
7 Hockey / Walking Stick
Candy Cane
Salmon
Mullet
6 Boot
Sex

5 Nickel
Five Spot
Fever
4 Sailboat
Drunk Man's Ace
One Legged Ace
Broken Ace
3 Trey
Crab
Butts

2 Deuce
Duck
Quacker
Swan

 

Pocket Pairs

AA American Airlines
Pocket Rockets
Bullets
Snake Eyes
Two Pips
KK Cowboys
King Kong
Elvis Presley
Brokeback
Gorillas / Kangaroos

QQ Ladies
Cowgirls
Siegfried and Roy
Four Tits
Bitches / Lesbians
JJ Fishhooks or Hooks
Jokers
Johnnies
Kid Dyn-o-mite
Jaybirds

TT Dimes
Binary
TNT
Boxcars
Audi
99 Phil Hellmuth
Wayne Gretzky
Popeyes
Barbara Feldon
German Virgins

88 Snowmen
Piano Keys
(88 keys on a piano)
Little Oldsmobile
Two Fat Ladies
Pretzels
77 Walking Sticks
Sunset Strip
(TV show title)
Candy Canes
Hockey Sticks
Axes

66 Route 66
Boots
Cherries
Kicks
55 Speed Limit
Presto
Snakes
Sammy Hagar
Nickels

44 Sailboats
Magnum
Luke Skywalker
Diana Dors
Midlife Crisis
33 Crabs
Treys
Pere Ghaf

22 Ducks
Desmond
Quack Quack
Swans / Swarovskis
Richard Nixon

 

Unpaired Starting Hands

AK Big Slick
Anna Kournikova
Kalashnikov
King Arthur
AQ Doyle Brunson
Big Chick
Big Slut
Mrs. Slick
AJ Ajax
Armani Jeans
Blackjack
Jackass

AT Johnny Moss
Bookends
A8 Dead Man's Hand
Asterix and Obelix
A3 Baskin-Robbins
Thrace
Ashtray

KQ Marriage
Royal Couple
Lucy and Ricky
Royalty
KJ Kojak
Jackie Kennedy
Starsky and Hutch
Harry Potter
K9 Canine
Rin Tin Tin
Sawmill
Fido

K3 Alaska Hand
King Crab
Three Kings
Sizzler
QJ Maverick
Hawaii
JQuery
Quack
Q7 Computer Hand

J6 Railroad
J5 Jackson Five
Motown
J4 Flat Tire
Kid Grenade
Austin Squatty

T5 Woolworth
Dime Store
Five and Dime
Merfs
T4 Broderick Crawford
Roger That
Good Buddy
Truckers' Hand
T2 Texas Dolly
Terminator 2
Whirlygig
Doyle Brunson

98 Oldsmobile
93 Jack Benny
76 Union Oil
Trombones
Philadelphia

75 Heinz
Pickle Man
Vietnamese Slick
Assault Rifle
72 The Hammer
W.H.I.P.
Beer Hand
73 Blocky
Jimmy Summerfield
Spanish Inquisition
JFK

54 Jesse James
Moneymaker
Colt 45

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