Glossary

  • 3 + 21 = blackjack and the number 3 card is the number for poker game. The 3+21 is a game played in Europe, or what they called it the European' style in playing the game blackjack. The 3 = card should be played at the highest rank. This is some what similar to the pair game
  • The anchor means it is the last seat taken on the right side of the dealer.
  • The banker is the one who take action when the players have already placed their bets.
  • The bank roll is the total sum of money that any players desire to take home
  • The basic strategy in playing blackjack is a series of techniques used throughout the game to keep advantage over other players.
  • The blackjack game consists of 21 cards with the initial of two cards on hand.
  • Burn cards are the discarded cards, which is placed on a tray after being removed on the deck.
  • The five cards Charlie is one of the blackjack variations wherein the five cards can be won without busting up.
  • The cut is use to split the cards before it is being distributed to the players.
  • The cut cards are the plastic cards that has already been cut and shuffled
  • The term deal is to give out cards while still on the playing mode.
  • Discard tray- this is a tray located on the right side of the dealer, it is where you put cards that were already been played and discarded.
  • The face cards are those cards that carry kings, queens and jacks.
  • Face down game- is the term use when you place your card facing upward while you place the second card face downward.
  • The face up game - is the term use when all cards are face upward.
  • First base - is the first seat on the left corner of the dealer, it is where the card is given during distribution.
  • Hard hand - the hard hand has only one value, it means the ace.
  • Heads on - a one on one game with the dealer. This means other players cannot join the game.
  • The perfect pair - this is a side-bet play on the blackjack game, this do not require rules in playing the game.
  • The plug - this is a term use when you shuffle the card like in blackjack when a game is played in a shoe game. The cards being shuffled are brought back to the portion' of the cards being played.
  • The point count - is the total number of count in every game that has been played.
  • The pre-shuffling - they are the shuffles made when the game favors the players.