Boat and Royal Family: Poker Terms

Benjamin Barrett bjb5 at U.WASHINGTON.EDU
Tue Feb 10 22:43:23 UTC 2004

I'm having a devil of a time confirming "boat" and "royal family" as terms
for "full house" and "royal flush" respectively. My friends and I use them
in poker all the time (Seattle).

Can anyone confirm whether these are regional or common slang?

Best regards
Benjamin Barrett

More information about the Ads-l mailing list