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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. Politricksters


English Translation

Politicians


Definition

The term refers to politicians and them as we know, they promise much but never keep those promises.


Example Sentences

Patois: Yuh cyaah trust di Politricksters
English: You can't trust the Politicians



posted on August 11, 2020


5. 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


6. 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




7. Feem


English Translation

His


Example Sentences

Patois: A feem cyar
English: It's his car



posted on July 7, 2020


8. Him


English Translation

he'd


Example Sentences

Patois: Him wudda like fi si di place
English: He'd like to see the place



posted on July 6, 2020


9. hanna


English Translation

honor


Example Sentences

Patois: Wi a di guess a hanna
English: Wi a di guess a hanna



posted on July 6, 2020


10. a start


English Translation

starting


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi a start now
English: I'm starting now



posted on July 6, 2020


11. miss


English Translation

missed


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi mussi miss dem
English: I must have missed them



posted on July 6, 2020


12. dalla


English Translation

dollars


Example Sentences

Patois: Him gi mi hundred dolla
English: He gave me a hundred dollars



posted on July 6, 2020