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Definitions of "Ises"

1. Ises (Noun)

English Translation



A form of worship involving spoken or sung praises to Jah (God), often accompanied by rhythmic clapping or drumming

Example Sentences

Patois: Wi come together and offer ises to di Most High
English: We come together and offer ises to the Most High

Related Words

Babylon , Ball head , Blessed , Bobo dread ,

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