A small dictionary list of reggae connected terminology


I will continually add on to this list as i keep posting music.

For a longer patois dictionary go here

Babylon = the system that is currently ruling the world. Egoism, rudeness and monetary gain instead of peace, positivity and respect for people, plants and animals.

Bungarung = the system or the way the system keep throwing you around like a washing machine

Inity = Unity

JAH = God

Red eye = envious

Rude boy 

▶noun (in Jamaica) a lawless urban youth who likes ska or reggae music.
 
Skank  /skaŋk/ 
▶noun

  • 1 a dance performed to reggae music, characterized by rhythmically bending forward, raising the knees, and extending the hands palms-downwards.
▶verb

  • 1 play or dance to reggae music.

Vex – angry

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From Wah Deah – Since long time ago, since ancient times

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About Rasta teacher

The two most important things in life are love and music. I would almost say that they are the same; love is life and life is music. Perfect love!
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2 Responses to A small dictionary list of reggae connected terminology

  1. xandimusic says:

    haha, great dictionary Ras!!! Peace man!
    xandi

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