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Definitions of "Empty bag cyaah tan up" (Jamaican Proverb)

1. Empty bag cyaah tan up

English Translation

An empty bag can't stand up


A hungry person cannot work efficiently

Related Words

One, one coco full basket , Mi cum yah fi drink milk, mi no cum yah fi count cow , Every hoe ha them stick a bush , Wah sweet nanny goat ago run him belly ,

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