Below is a list of common terms and abbreviations used on TLKFAA and Lilymud.


  • Fursona

An artist's "furry persona", or original character who represents the artist's self.

  • Canon

Characters that originated in official productions, e.g. The Lion King or its sequels or supplementary materials. See Canon Characters.



The Lion King Fan Art Archive

  • LM


  • TLK:6NA or TLK6NA

The Lion King: Six New Adventures

  • TLKoB

The Lion King on Broadway (also used to refer to the touring and international productions)

  • CotPL

Chronicles of the Pride Lands, a popular work of fan fiction

  • TLKiaWoL

"The Lion King is a Way of Life," a phrase and acronym popular in the fandom in its earlier days


  • TLK

The Lion King

  • SP

The Lion King II: Simba's Pride


  • CoL

Circle of Life

  • IJCWtbK

I Just Can't Wait to be King

  • CYFtLT

Can You Feel the Love Tonight