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1. Yamhead


English Translation

Silly Female


Definition

A female that is being made to look like a fool by her partner. She's often blindly in love and doesn't realize that she's being played.


Example Sentences

Patois: Shi a yamhead
English: She's a fool



posted on September 14, 2020

2. Bro Gad


English Translation

Bro God


Definition

A very close brother


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi cyaah leff him, him a mi Bro Gad
English: I can't leave him, he's my Bro God



posted on September 8, 2020

3. Proppa


English Translation

Proper


Example Sentences

Patois: Shi neva hav a proppa job
English: She never had a proper job



posted on September 8, 2020

4. Tan a yuh yaad


English Translation

Stay at home


Example Sentences

Patois: Yuh need fi tan a yuh yaad
English: Yuh need to stay at home



posted on August 11, 2020

5. Miggle day


English Translation

midday


Definition

the middle of the day; noon.


Example Sentences

Patois: Him wake miggle day
English: He awoke at midday



posted on July 9, 2020