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ya man



Meaning/Description: yes man, a term used to describe something being just fine or ok. May sound like “Ya Mon”. Be warned that this term may be seen as a negative sterotype by many Jamaicans.

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yahso



Meaning/Description: right here

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yard



Meaning/Description: home, also to Jamaicans living aboard it means Jamaica

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yardie



Meaning/Description: some one who is Jamaican, jamaican by birth. Similar to the British citizens being called Brits.

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yello



Meaning/Description: yellow

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yow



Meaning/Description: hello, similar to the slang yo

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yuh



Meaning/Description: you

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yush



Meaning/Description: hello, similar to the slang yo

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yute



Meaning/Description: youth

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