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1. Salt

English Translation



Salt, used in rituals for protection against evil

Example Sentences

Patois: Throw salt over yuh shoulder fi keep 'way bad spirits.
English: Throw salt over your shoulder to keep away bad spirits.

Related Words

Obeah , Tie , Obeah man , Balm yard ,

posted by anonymous on June 14, 2024

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2. Salt

English Translation

bad lucky


Slang term for bad luck

Example Sentences

(patois) Wah mek yu suh salt todeh?
(english) Why are you so bad lucky today?

Related Words

All fruits ripe , Babylon , Bad like yaz , Bashy ,

posted by anonymous on April 25, 2013

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