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Dahkahs

- Word of the Day

English Translation

Sunglasses



Example Sentences

(patois) Sun too at, mi need a dahkahs
(english) The sun is too hot, I need a sunglass

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Introduction to Jamaican Patois

November 4, 2013

So you want to learn how to speak like a Jamaican? Maybe you have Jamaican family members or friends and have a very difficult time understanding their thick accent, maybe you are a fan of reggae music and would like to know what those awesome sounding lyrics actually mean, or maybe you just want to know how to speak like a Jamaican because let’s face it, it looks and sounds pretty impressive.


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Bun weed

December 8, 2018

English Translation

smoke weed


Example Sentences

Patois: Yuh did a bun weed?
English: Were you smoking weed?


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Same suh

December 8, 2018

English Translation

The same way


Example Sentences

Patois: A same suh mi dweet
English: It's the same way I do it


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Deh suh it deh

December 1, 2018

English Translation

That's where it's at


Example Sentences

Patois: If yuh waah gud food a deh suh it deh
English: If you want good food, that's where it's at


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