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1. Mi dawg dem


English Translation

Close friends


Definition

close friends or homies


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi dawg dem a cum later
English: My friends are coming later



posted on July 16, 2021

2. Banga


English Translation

Burner Phone


Definition

A prepaid cellular phone, replaced frequently to avoid leaving a trail and getting caught up in illegal activities


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi lost mi banga
English: `I've lost my burner phone



posted on July 10, 2021

3. Chap eh line


English Translation

Scam


Definition

To participate in scamming activities by the use of a telephone.


Example Sentences

Patois: Mark chap eh line fi buy him car
English: Mark scammed on his phone to buy his car



posted on July 10, 2021

4. Chappa


English Translation

Scammer


Definition

A person who commits or participates in a fraudulent scheme or operation.


Example Sentences

Patois: Man a chappa
English: I'm a scammer



posted on July 10, 2021

5. Dem fi know


English Translation

They should know


Example Sentences

Patois: Dem fi know who mi bi
English: They should know who I am



posted on July 1, 2021