Jamaican Patwah Logo

Learn Jamaican Language & Culture

Definitions of "Jonkunnu"

1. Jonkunnu

English Translation

Traditional masquerade


A character in traditional celebrations, sometimes associated with ancestral spirits

Example Sentences

Patois: Jonkunnu come 'round every Christmas time.
English: The traditional masquerade comes around every Christmas.

Related Words

Obeah , Tie , Obeah man , Balm yard ,

posted by anonymous on June 10, 2024

5587+ Patois Definitions have been added so far

Want to add a word?
Define it here