What does KIA stand for?

Killed in action

KIA is an acronym that means killed in action and originates from the literal military term. It is also sometimes used in video games or sarcastic conversation. The acronym is primarily used in FPS video games like Halo and COD.


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KIA emblem honoring the fallen
KIA emblem honoring the fallen

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Updated February 23, 2017

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