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Definitions of "Iyaric"


1. Iyaric (Noun)


English Translation

Rastafarian Language


Definition

A dialect of English used by Rastafarians, characterized by the addition of "I" or "Iya" to words, representing the divine self within all individuals


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi speak Iyaric to express mi Rastafarian beliefs
English: I speak Iyaric to express my Rastafarian beliefs


Related Words

Babylon , Ball head , Blessed , Bobo dread ,



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