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Yard bwoy

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Definition

Slang expression for a person who is of Jamaican decent



Example Sentences

Patois: Di yard bwoy dem ova deh suh might have sum
English: The Jamaicans over there might have some

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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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mi soon farwud

July 13, 2016

English Translation

I will be back soon


Definition

I will be back soon.


Example Sentences

Patois: Sidung nuh! mi naa go no weh, mi soon farward.
English: Sit down damn it! I am not going anywhere, I will be back soon.


posted by CongoKalungaGangalee
bless up

July 13, 2016

Definition

Bless up is used in Jamaica to mean, have a nice day, have a good day or have a blessed day.


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi soon farwud, bless up.
English: I will be back soon, have a nice day.


posted by CongoKalungaGangalee



controlla

July 5, 2016

English Translation

controller


Example Sentences

Patois: Gimmi di controlla fi di ps4
English: Give me the controller for the ps4


posted by anonymous
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