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An acronym is a word formed by the initial letters of a phrase or title.
Some acronyms are commonly used in the world (e.g., "laser"), but these are ones specific to Amtgard or are commonly used in Amtgard.
Amtgard, despite rumors to the contrary, is NOT an acronym taken from the first name of the Amtgarders Aramithris, M'Deth, Tawnee, Gilos, Andralaine, Rift and Deimos. But its a nice rumor. Many other LARP organizations are acronyms, but the Origin of the name Amtgard is not from an acronym.