RPG

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Etymology[edit]

Initialism. When applied to a "rocket-propelled grenade" it derives from Russian РПГ (RPG), initialism of ручной противотанковый гранатомёт (ručnoj protivotankovyj granatomjót, hand-held anti-tank grenade launcher), of which "rocket-propelled grenade" is a backronym.

Noun[edit]

RPG (plural RPGs)

  1. (games) A roleplaying game.
  2. (weaponry) A rocket propelled grenade.
  3. (basketball) Rebounds per game.
  4. (computing) A Report Program Generator.

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Italian[edit]

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English

Noun[edit]

RPG m (invariable)

  1. (gaming) RPG; role-playing game

Japanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English RPG.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [a̠ːɾɯ̟ᵝpʲiːʑiː]

Noun[edit]

R(アール)P(ピー)G(ジー) (ārupījī

  1. Abbreviation of ロールプレイングゲーム (rōru-pureingu gēmu, role-playing game).

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Noun[edit]

RPG m (plural RPGs)

  1. (games) roleplaying game (type of game in which the players assume the role of a character)