What Does 1312 Mean in a Text?

The Quick Answer

1312 means "All Cops Are B*stards."

More Observations...

1312 is a numerical rendition of the acronym ACAB, which means "All Cops Are B*stards." Each number of 1312 represents the position of the corresponding letter in the alphabet:
  • 1 = A.
  • 3 = C.
  • 1 = A.
  • 2 = B.

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When I write 1312, I mean this:

meaning of 1312

1312 is a numerical representation of an anti-police slogan.

Summary of Key Points

"All Cops Are B*stards" is, by far, the most common meaning for 1312 when it is used in a text. (Bear in mind that it could have another meaning if used in a different context.)
Definition:All Cops Are B*stards
Guessability:guessability level 4

4: Difficult to guess

Typical Users:typical user
Adults and Teenagers

An Academic Look at 1312

1312 is classified a numeronym, which is a term made up of just numbers.

What Did We Say before Texting and Social Media?

Numeronyms were used long before the digital era. Many of the early numeronyms, like 143 and 637, were written on the envelopes of letters between lovers. They were often a coded message between the sender and the recipient, thought to allow secret expressions of love or passion. (In the case of 1312, it was more an attempt to avoid arrest.)

Example of 1312 Used in a Text

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