But the defender is known as BFG among Arsenal fans, not because he is a Big Friendly Giant, but rather because the supporters wish to strongly convey that he is Big and German through the means of an intensifying swear word.
What does BFG stand for?
BFG stands for Big Friendly Giant (Roald Dahl book)
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Slang/chat, popular culture
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We have 63 other meanings of BFG in our Acronym Attic
- Berkeley Frisbee Group
- Best for Gaming
- Best Friend's Girlfriend
- BF Goodrich Corporation (Benjamin Franklin Goodrich)
- Bible Fellowship Group
- Big Fat Grin
- Big Fat Guy
- Big Freakin' Grin (polite form)
- Big Freakin' Guitar (polite form)
- Big Freaking Gun (polite form)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Head Nick Lovell, who dressed as the Big Friendly Giant, said: "We have a dressing up day for charity every year, usually involving characters from books.
And one Irish grandparent said: "I find my grandchildren - even those with electronic gadgets - love nothing better at bedtime than hearing a chapter or two of the Big Friendly Giant.
Results were: Dog in Best Condition Rebecca Whittaker Young at Heart Lily Percival Dandiest Dog Wendy Roberts Best RSPCA rescued Dog Janet Rice K9 Fashion Icon Sally Cocking Best Dog on the RSPCA Elderly Animal Rehoming Scheme Pauline Crompton Big Friendly Giant C Shearn Celebrity Dog Look a Like Joe Gallagher My Best Friend Lee Hughes Glossy and Glowing Megan Davis Best Six Legs Dale Stewart Child's Best Friend - handler over 8 yrs old Alison Moor Puppy Love Sophie Norcliffe Bonniest Bitch Jake Walton Best Rescued Dog Julie Hepworth Waggiest Tail Suzanne Hollas Best Junior Handler aged 9-16 Anne Clark Small is Beautiful Max Dawes Matched Pair Sue Blackwell
Friend Paul Kings, 24, said: "He was a big friendly giant.
Her sister Peaches said before the rift: "Fifi lives on the King's Road with her affluent and sweet boyfriend who is a banker and looks like the BFG - the Big Friendly Giant.
THE recent winners of out Big Friendly Giant competition had BFG - Big Friendly Grins - on their faces after their artwork was chosen to go on display in the foyer of the Birmingham Repertory Theatre for all to see.