Quite simply this is a dictionary for Travian terms. It is currently the largest and most complete out there, including the TDP(Travian Dictionary Project) and the one found on help.travian.com.
Various abbreviations and words are explained here. Please send me a message or post here if you have something to add or correct.
Symbols and Numbers
0 pop: (0 population) Leaving a player or village with no inhabitants.
13x13: The extended view of the map available through plus.
15c/9c/6c: Land with 15, 9 and 6 Field Crop fields
24/7: 24 hours 7 days a week
666: a 4666 field and a supposed sign of evil
7x7: The view in the map while centered on a location.
+/+: North-East coordinates on the map.
+/-: South-East coordinates on the map.
-/+: Northwest coordinates on the map.
-/-: South-West coordinates on the map.
Afair: As far as I remember
Afaik: As Far as I know
Afk: Away From Keyboard. In Travian it means inactive.
Aggro: An alliance that attempts to kill all enemies, rather then build up a wonder
Aka: Also known as
Analyser: one of the many Travian related sites that provides reports and details on changes in populations, growth, alliances etc. See here.
Anvil: A large defensive army, opposite of hammer
Artifact: A special item stored in the treasury that grants bonuses to its holder.
Asap: As soon as possible
B2t/btt: back to topic
Ban(Forum): When a Moderator blocks access to your account for a rule violation. Rules are found here.
Ban(Game):When a MH locks your account for a rule violation. Message them at (0,0) to resolve this. Rules can be found here.
Bashing: Keeping a player small by attacking frequently
Battle Groups: A collection of players with in an alliance or meta that operate as a group for the purpose of coordinating attacks and/or defense.
Bonus: The bonus production of resources from oases.
Boonies: Located far from 0,0 - beyond the spawning locations
Bot: An illegal program that automates travian
BP: Beginners protection
Brb: Abbreviation for "be right back"
Btw: By the way
Bubble: Large number of defensive reinforcements in one village.
Bug: Error in the game. Please post all bugs here.
Bump: A post that brings a thread back to the top.
C: Abbreviation for "see"
Caesaris: Equites Caesaris
Capital: A special village that each player has only one of. Resource fields in this village can exceed level 10 and special building restrictions apply. A capital can never be conquered, but can be moved.
Cata: The act of catapulting(destroying buildings)
Catapults(catas/cats): Destroy buildings. Counts as infantry units.
Cheating: Violating the game rules.
Clear: Destroying the defending army before catapulting/conquering
Cleaner: Destroys the army, before a conquering
Clubbies: The first unit available to Teutons, the club swinger
Cluster: A number of villages close together, owned by the same player or alliance. Usually grouped together for protection.
Chief: Unit that captures other villages by reducing loyalty. Senator (Roman), Chief (Gauls), Chieftain (Teutons)
Chiefing: The act of using chiefs
.Com: The international servers of Travian, considered by many to be the most competitive
Confed: An alliance between two alliances
Construction Plans: An artifact that is required to build a World Wonder. A builder needs a set to build to 50, then needs another alliance member with a set to build past that.
Counter: A tactic in which a offensive army follows another one to its village.
CP: Culture Points, Confederate packs
Crop-locked: Village with a negative consumption due to the destruction of all pr most the crop(wheat) fields, grain mill and bakery. Can also be increased with the destruction of the market.
Cranny Dip: A Teutonic ability to take some resources out of crannies
Crop: also known as wheat and grain, this is the resource that feeds your populace.
Cropper: a 9c or 15c
Cya: Abbreviation for "see you" or "goodbye"
Cyt: Abbreviation for "see you tomorrow"
Def: Defensive Troops
Deletion: A process in which an account is wiped from the travian map. Takes 72 hours.
Dmg: Damage from a unit
Double Target: When catapults may hit two targets. Requires a rally point level 20.
Dual: An account with multiple people running it
Dual Construction: An ability unique to the Romans that allows a resource field and a building in the village to be constructed simultaneously
EC: Equites Caesaris
EI: Equites Imperatoris
Elite: a single alliance with no wings and no alliances, opposite of meta
End Game: The period of the game after natar plan villages spawn. See the guide for the end game here
End Game Hammer: A large hammer designed to secure plan villages or world wonder building sites
End Game Meta: A collection of alliances formed to support common world wonders
Epic: Something very awesome
Exp: Hero Experience
Expansion slot: The spots in a palace/residence where settlers/chiefs can be built.
Fake: Fake attack carried out by one or two troops, to confuse the target of the true attack force.
Farm: Player who is constantly raided for resources.
Farmer: A player who farms other players
Farming: The act of constantly attacking players for resources
Flame/Flaming: Being insulting on the fourm.
Ftw: Abbreviation for "for the win"
GB: Great Barracks
GG: great granary
Gl: Good Luck
Ghost Hammer: A large amount of Theuates Thunder used to quickly take down small pockets of defense.
GN: Good Night
Golding: Using gold for any purpose
GS: Great Stable
Gtg: Abbreviation for "got to go"
GTFO: Get the **** out, a rude way to say leave
Guide(s) A manual for a specific aspect of travian. Found here.
GW: great warehouse
Hammer: Large offensive army used to clear and destroy villages
Hammer Village: The village where a hammer is produced
HDT: Horse Drinking Trough
Hero: A special unit built at the heroes mansion that can grant bonus to other units and itself.
Hero's Food: Easily killed units that give the hero experience
HM: Hero's Mansion
IGM: In Game Message
IGN: In Game Name
IIRC: If I remember correctly
Imo: In my opinion
Insert: See Sniping
IRC: Internet Relay Chat
JK: Just Kidding
Kick: To remove someone from a channel or alliance
L8r: Abbreviation for "later"
L33t Speak: The style of writing in which letters are replaced with numbers. For example 3=E A = 4 I = 1 O = 0
Lag: Delay in page loading
Lol/lawl: Abbreviation for "laugh out loud" or "lots of laughs"
Loot: Stolen resources
Macemen: See Clubbies
MB: Main Building
Merger: When multiple alliances decide to combine to form a Meta
Meta: A group of alliances with a central alliance and several large wings (see W: wings) with similar names all working together
Mill: Grain Mill
Mirror Kill: See Second Kill
MM: Mass Message. A message sent out to every player in an alliance.
Multi: A player with multiple accounts. This is illegal.
NAP: Non-Aggression Pact, an agreement to refrain from attacking each other.
Necro'd: See Bump
Nerf: To make worse or weaken, usually in the context of weakening something in order to maintain balance
Netiquette: The conventions of politeness on most forums/chat rooms
Newbie: A person who is new in Game or Forum.
Noob: A contemptuous(unfavorable) reference to a newbie. Many uses depending on context.
Np: No problem
NPC: Non Player Character
NPCing: Using NPC merchant to level out your resources