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How do Jamaicans greet?


  1. How do Jamaicans greet?
  2. What do you say when someone says WSG?
  3. What is deh yah?
  4. How do you say mi deh yah yuh know?
  5. What does Rassclaat mean?
  6. How do you respond to supp?
  7. How do you respond to Wasgood?
  8. How do Rastafarians greet?
  9. Why do Jamaicans say Wagwan?
  10. What does mi Deya mean?
  11. What is a famous Jamaican saying?
  12. How do you spell Wagwan?
  13. What is De Rass?
  14. How do you talk Patwa?
  15. How do Rastafarians say good morning?
  16. How do you respond to WSP?
  17. What does Wagwan G mean?
  18. What are Roadmen?
  19. How do you respond to sup in a flirty way?
  20. What should you never say to a Jamaican?
  21. How do Jamaicans say good morning?
  22. Is Wagwan patois?
  23. What is Rasclart?
  24. Is RASS a bad word?
  25. What does pre mean in Jamaican?
  26. How do you greet a Rastafarian?
  27. What is a Rassclart?
  28. What is fam a lam?
  29. What do you say after Sup?
  30. What does sup mean in texting?
  31. What does licky licky mean in patois?
  32. What is considered rude in Jamaica?
  33. What are chavs?

How do Jamaicans greet?

10 Jamaican Greetings That You Should Know Before You GoWeh yuh ah deal wid? – What are you up to? Waa pree? – Translates to “What are you up to?” Yuh Gud? – Are you good / Are you ok? Howdeedo – How are you? Wadup – What's up? Everyting criss? Hail up – Hi or Hello. Yow! –

What do you say when someone says WSG?

10 ways to respond to “what's good?” when a friend or family member says it01“Nothing much, how about you?” 02“Oh, nothing special! 03“Just counting the hours til the weekend!” 04“Why? 05“Living the dream!” 06“Not me, it's been a tough week.” 07“What's happening?” 08“I'm hanging in there.”

What is deh yah?

'Mi deh yah, yuh know' While the literal translation is 'I am here', the implied meaning is 'everything is ok', or 'I'm doing well'.

How do you say mi deh yah yuh know?

0:531:29JaLingo's Weekly Expression - Mi Deh Yah - YouTubeYouTube

What does Rassclaat mean?

noun. vulgar slang Caribbean. A despicable or contemptible person, frequently as a term of abuse.

How do you respond to supp?

"What's up?" or here (West Midlands of England) commonly just "sup" is a general greeting, you can response with answers like "Not much", "Nothing", "Alright" etc. In this context, the response is just a return of the greeting, or a confirmation that all is going normally.

How do you respond to Wasgood?

It never means anything like “was good.” Nothing really does. since that is not a sentence, there is no appropriate response. i might say “me glad.”

How do Rastafarians greet?

To say “hello”, use: “Wa gwaan” or “Yes I”. To say “goodbye”, use: “Me a go”, or “Lickle bit”. To say “thank you”, use: “Give thanks” or “Praise Jah”.

Why do Jamaicans say Wagwan?

(Jamaican creole, MLE) Greeting equivalent to what's up or what's happening.

What does mi Deya mean?

'Mi Deh Yah, Yuh Know' That's where the trick lies. You have to say it almost as one complete word. The expression is often used as a response to "wah gwaan, and it means "Everything is okay." It may also mean "I'm doing well."

What is a famous Jamaican saying?

All the Proverbs. Finger neber say “look here,” him say “look yonder.” If you get your han' in a debil mout' tek it out. Peacock hide him foot when him hear 'bout him tail. No wait till drum beat before you grine you axe.

How do you spell Wagwan?

Wagwan is a way to say What's going on? in Jamaican English, used throughout the Jamaican diaspora (or where Jamaican people live outside of Jamaica), especially in South London.

What is De Rass?

Verb. To strike viciously or savagely. claat, lash, raas. profanity. Close.

How do you talk Patwa?

2:0714:08HOW TO SPEAK REAL JAMAICAN PATOIS | (Patwa/Patwah) Kurly KrissyYouTube

How do Rastafarians say good morning?

Key to abbreviations: frm = formal, inf = informal, sg = singular (said to one person), pl = plural (said to more than one person)....Useful phrases in Jamaican.PhraseJimiekn / Patwah (Jamaican)I'm fromMi dehPleased to meet youNice fi meet yuhGood morning (Morning greeting)Gud mawninGood afternoon (Afternoon greeting)

How do you respond to WSP?

0:106:03How to Answer "WHAT'S UP?" - YouTubeYouTube

What does Wagwan G mean?

What is going on?Wagwan. Literally means 'What is going on?', ' What's up?', or 'Hello' "Wagwan G 💪 You coming down the park today?

What are Roadmen?

Definition of roadman 1a : one who works at the building and repairing of roads and especially of logging roads. b : one who makes, repairs, or keeps clean the roads of a mine. 2a : peddler, canvasser, traveling salesman.

How do you respond to sup in a flirty way?

11 Flirty Responses to “What's Up?”Better now that I'm hearing from you! Feeling pretty beautiful/handsome today, but not as beautiful/handsome as you are!I'm really busy, but counting down the hours until (insert the date when you'll see them again).I was just thinking of you and wondering how you look today.

What should you never say to a Jamaican?

Here are some of the things you never want to hear a Jamaican say about you.Mi Spirit Nuh Tek To Dem. Mi Spirit Nuh Tek To Dem. Yuh a crassis. In Jamaican parlance, crassis means that you are bad luck and they want nothing to do with you. Yuh too bad mind. Yuh ave no brothupsy. Yuh a get bun.

How do Jamaicans say good morning?

A collection of useful phrases in Jamaican, an English-based creole with influences from languages of West and Central Africa spoken mainly in Jamaica....Useful phrases in Jamaican.PhraseJimiekn / Patwah (Jamaican)Good morning (Morning greeting)Gud mawninGood afternoon (Afternoon greeting)

Is Wagwan patois?

Jamaican Patois origin. From Jamaican English "what go on", a modified form of Standard English "what's going on".

What is Rasclart?

Rasclat is a deeply offensive and derogatory term, used in Jamaican English (and since the 1950s in the UK). Literally 'arse cloth', i.e. a sanitary towel, it is synonymous with the equally negative blood-clat (blood cloth). In both cases the terms can be used as an insult or an exclamation.

Is RASS a bad word?

rass - Caribbean Dictionary. Buttocks or rear end. Derogatory term for a person of ill repute. An expression of shock, surprise, frustration, or annoyance.

What does pre mean in Jamaican?

' This is because in Jamaica, to pree is to take a long, deliberate look or a careful, focused listen. When someone says pree, it is not a request, it is a gentle command that the listener take notice of something or someone new, important, significant. Listen to a song: 'pree dis.

How do you greet a Rastafarian?

To say “hello”, use: “Wa gwaan” or “Yes I”. To say “goodbye”, use: “Me a go”, or “Lickle bit”. To say “thank you”, use: “Give thanks” or “Praise Jah”.

What is a Rassclart?

(Jamaican, vulgar) A contemptible person.

What is fam a lam?

famalam ​Definitions and Synonyms ​noun​informal. DEFINITIONS1. 1. a close friend or family member.

What do you say after Sup?

As a greeting: "What's up?" or here (West Midlands of England) commonly just "sup" is a general greeting, you can response with answers like "Not much", "Nothing", "Alright" etc. In this context, the response is just a return of the greeting, or a confirmation that all is going normally.

What does sup mean in texting?

What's up?Sup is defined as slang for the expression, "What's up?"

What does licky licky mean in patois?

You too Licky Licky. You Never Want a Jamaican to call you “Licky Licky” This is similar to beggy beggy but is usually in reference to someone who shows greedy tendencies and will quickly compromise their morals for material gain.

What is considered rude in Jamaica?

Taboo subjects Though Jamaicans can be very direct in conversation, there are some subjects that are deeply frowned upon, that most will not discuss. These include homosexuality, oral sex, STDs, abortion and rape.

What are chavs?

: a young person in Britain of a type stereotypically known for engaging in aggressively loutish behavior especially when in groups and for wearing flashy jewelry and athletic casual clothing (such as tracksuits and baseball caps) Like Eminem, Lady Sovereign is a poster child for the white lower-middle class.



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