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belly buss

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English Translation

belly burst



Example Sentences

Patois: Laugh till yuh belly buss
English: Laugh until your belly burst

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Ova deh suh

August 26, 2014

English Translation

Over there


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi nah guh ova deh suh till tomorrow
English: I’m not going over there until tomorrow


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Roun deh suh

August 26, 2014

English Translation

Around there


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi nuh think it safe fi guh roun deh suh
English: I don’t think it’s safe to go around there


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outta

August 26, 2014

English Translation

out of


Example Sentences

Patois: Outta all a dem yuh did really hav fi choose dah one deh
English: Out of all of them did you really have to choose that one


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Top 15 Jamaican Patois words you should know

July 28, 2014

Wah gwaan -English Translation - What’s going on or what’s up - Definition Pronounced as “waa gwaan”, the literal translation is “what’s going on” but when used as a greeting, it can also mean “What’s up”. Different variation of “Wah gwaan” may be used but they all have the same meaning. These include; wah deh gwaan, whatta gwaan or waguan (pronounced wa-goo-ahn)


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