Patois Words Dictionary

JAMAICA DICTIONARY: G

Do all your Jamaican friends laugh at you every time you open your mouth and try to speak Jamaican? Jamaicanize your vocabulary here with our words that start with G
If you don’t see a term, tell us and we’ll put it up.

ganja: marijuana
gal: girl
galang: go on
gallis: a playboy who has many women.
gaan: gone
gimmi: give me
ginnygog: an influential person. This term is used sarcastically to describe someone.
ginnal: some one who is untrustworthy
godeh: good job, go there
gorgon: the best of the best
Grampa: Grandpa, Grandfather
GramMa: Grandma, Grandmother
gravelicious: being greedy
groung: ground, to cultivated piece of farm land
gwan: go on
gwey: go away
gwey wi dat: go away with that
guzoo: witchcraft or obeah
guzum: witchcraft or obeah
guzumba: witchcraft or obeah
gyanzi: shirt

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