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Definitions of "Dem"

1. Dem (Pronoun)

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Patois: Dem a di karec one
English: Those are the correct one

posted by anonymous on September 5, 2019

2. Dem (Pronoun)

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Patois: Dem a cum
English: They are coming

posted by anonymous on August 23, 2019

3. Dem

English Translation

They, them

Example Sentences

Patois: Dem a cum now
English: They are coming now

posted by Elise on July 15, 2019

4. Dem

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used to pluralise nouns, sometimes used even with words that are already in plural form.

Example Sentences

Patois: Mek sure seh yu get all a di book dem
English: Make sure that you get all the book

Patois: Watch how di people dem a gwaan!
English: Look at how the people are behaving!

posted by JamGirl on June 1, 2014

5. Dem (Pronoun)

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(patois) wholla dem
(english) All of them

posted by anonymous on April 25, 2013