Category Archives: Patwa

Day 572

JELLY: a young coconut, full of jelly.

Day 571

JANGA: shrimp, crayfish.

Day 570

JANCRO: n. literally John Crow, buzzard

Day 569

JAMMIN: to be having a good time, to be dancing calypso/soca

Day 567

JAH: God; possibly derived as a shortened form of Jahweh or Jehovah Jah Ras Tafari, Haille Selassie, King of Kings, Lord of Lords, conquering Lion of Judah; rastas revere Haile Selassie as the personification of the Almighty

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