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Definitions of "Mi deh yah" (Slang)



1. Mi deh yah


English Translation

l'm here


Definition

Mi deh yah means l'm here


Example Sentences

Patois: Dem think mi did gaawn but mi deh yah same way
English: They think I was gone but I'm still here


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posted by JamaicanSweden on July 29, 2014


2. Mi deh yah


English Translation

I am here


Definition

Slang expression usually used in response to a greeting expression like “How are you doing” or “What’s going on”. While the literal translation for this term is “I am here”, its implied meaning is similar to the expressions “I’m good”, “Not much happening so I am just here”, “Everything is ok” etc…


Example Sentences

Patois: (Man1:) Wah deh gwaan? (Man2:) Mi deh yah
English: (Man1:) What’s going on? (Man2:) Everything is ok


Related Words

All fruits ripe , Blessed , Everyting cook an curry , Lickkle more ,


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posted by anonymous on October 31, 2013