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A board game for two to four players, in which the players race their four tokens from start to finish according to dice rolls.

Example Sentences

Patois: Yuh deh play loodi likkle more?
English: Are you playing ludo later?

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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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Ah Wah?

November 18, 2018

English Translation

What is it?

Example Sentences

Patois: Yuh luk sad, ah wah?
English: You look sad, what is it?

posted by pennywise

November 17, 2018

English Translation



A fighter.

Example Sentences

Patois: Mi dawg dem ah brawla.
English: My dogs are fighters

posted by McCkoy
wah dem a guh duh

November 10, 2018

English Translation

what will they do

Example Sentences

Patois: Wah dem a guh fi yuh?
English: What will they do for u?

posted by amakye.benjamin.3752
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