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1. Herb (Noun)


A term used to refer to marijuana or cannabis, regarded as a sacrament and used for spiritual and medicinal purposes by Rastafarians

Example Sentences

Patois: Wi burn di herb as a sacred offering to di Most High
English: We burn the herb as a sacred offering to the Most High

Related Words

Babylon , Ball head , Blessed , Bobo dread ,

posted by anonymous on August 29, 2023

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2. Herb (Noun)

English Translation



Slang term for marijuana.

Example Sentences

Patois: Rude bwoy, hide di herbs, Babylon deh roun di corna
English: Dude, hide the weed, the police is around the corner

Related Words

All fruits ripe , Babylon , Bad like yaz , Bashy ,

posted by anonymous on March 25, 2014

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