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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.
1. Audio: ya man
Meaning/Description: home, also to Jamaicans living aboard it means Jamaica
3. Audio: yard
Meaning/Description: some one who is Jamaican, jamaican by birth. Similar to the British citizens being called Brits.
4. Audio: yardie