BA­SIC JA­MAICAN

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Ragga­muf­fin: A Ja­maican ghetto dweller. Rude Bwoy (rood bwhy): Can be a com­mon greeting to a cool friend or it can de­scribe a tough guy, rebel, or crim­i­nal. Ragga: The cur­rent term of pop­u­lar reg­gae mu­sic. Jah-Lord: Jah Bless (God Bless) Irie (I-ree): Means ev­ery­thing is all right. Ex­pres­sion of feel­ing great and cool. Ganja: Mar­i­juana. Mon: Per­haps the sin­gle most im­por­tant Ja­maican word, Mon can rep­re­sent ev­ery per­son in Ja­maica – man, woman, and child. Yes mon!

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