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1. Sistren (Noun)


Definition

A term used to refer to a female member of the Rastafarian community, emphasizing the sisterhood, unity, and support among women


Example Sentences

Patois: Di sistren come together fi uplift and empower one another
English: The sistren come together to uplift and empower one another


Related Words

Babylon , Ball head , Blessed , Bobo dread ,



posted by anonymous on July 9, 2023


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2. Sistren (Noun)


English Translation

Ladies


Definition

Use to reference or greet a group of women


Example Sentences

(patois) Hi sistrens, How are yu doin?
(english) Hi Ladies, How are you doing?



posted by anonymous on April 25, 2013



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