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(patois) Mi nuh waan dah one deh
(english) I don’t want that one

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Words describing People, Places and Things in Jamaican Patois

April 4, 2016

Below is a list of Jamaican Patois words you can use to expand your vocabulary and practice making conversations in patois. Stush - English Translation: Stuck up, Definition - Slang term for someone that acts superior, stuck up, conceited etc…

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April 3, 2016

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Patois: Wull dis fi mi
English: Hold this for me

posted by anonymous

March 29, 2016

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agree / to get along

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Patois: Mi an him nuh gree. mek mi stay far fram him
English: Me and him don't get along, and that's why I stay far from him

posted by Priceless17

March 29, 2016

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coconut pastries


a type of pastry made with coconuts

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Patois: Shi did a eat a gizzada
English: She was eating a gizzada

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