What does Pon Di mean?
‘De’ means ‘the’, ‘pon’ translates to ‘on’/’at’. So if you hear someone say “Pon de train”, this simply translates to “on the train”.
What does cocky mean Jamaica?
Noun. A penis. The male sex organ.
What are some Jamaican slang words?
These are the top Jamaican sayings and phrases to use when you visit Jamaica:
- ‘Weh Yuh Ah Seh’ The literal translation of this Jamaican saying is, “What are you saying?”.
- ‘Small Up Yuhself’
- ‘Wah Gwaan’
- ‘Mi Deh Yah, Yuh Know’
- ‘Weh Yuh Deh Pon’
- ‘Ya Mon’
What Ras means?
RAS (Reticular Activating System)
What is a Yankee in Jamaican?
An American, someone who has no relationship with being Caribbean. Bobby Sep 17, 2021. someone who acquires a “Yankee” accent without leaving Trinidad (literally, without leaving the fresh water, without crossing the sea). Someone with a false accent.
What does RA mean in RolePlay?
RW – Real World. RPA – RolePlay Account. – Fake or dummy account. RA – Real Account.
What does P’s mean in Jamaica?
Meaning: Quite simply “p’s” or “pees” is another word for money or cash.
How do you say baby in Jamaican?
Bae – this is the modern version of Baby or babes that has been going the rounds lately.
How do you respond to wah gwan?
A usual response to wagwan can be nagwan, or “nothing’s going on,” (i.e., not much). No matter how you say it, small talk is universal, it seems. Wagwan can also be used grammatically within a statement rather than just a stand-alone greeting (e.g. I never know wagwan on The Bachelorette).
What does mi Deya mean?
0. Share. Mi Deh Yah, Yuh Know’ 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.” Simply so How do Rastafarians say happy birthday?