Speak JA


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 O
If you don’t see a term, tell us and we’ll put it up.

obeah: a brand of witchcraft practiced in Jamaica
obeah man: a man who practices obeah
obeah ooman: a woman who practices obeah
oddah: other
ongle: only
ooman: woman
oonu: you
ova: over
ow: How
owt: out

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Dulcimer "Peaches" Robothom