The Caribbean Dictionary

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abe

We - first person plural
We - first person plural
A condiment made from fruit (often mango), vinegar, peppers, salt and mustard oil
Grandfather, on father's side
Grandmother, on father's side

aks

To ask
Second person plural pronoun; You plural.
aloes
Aloe vera. Valued for use in herbal medicine, as a purgative or washout, and for cosmetic and skin care purposes.
aloo
Potato

am

It. Refers to a thing previously mentioned or known.
Person of indigenous South American ancestry.
A lead character in folk tales. He is depicted as a trickster and cultural hero. He is based largely on the spider gods of African...
Folk tale with the trickster Ananci as the lead character.
apple banana
Baby bananas
Second person plural pronoun; You plural.
Father
Any oppressive or corrupt system or regime.
A disrespectful reply. Usually from a child to a parent or teacher.
Deep rural or country
Ghost or spirit of a dead person or animal
Morning sickness.
bag juice
Commercially produced drinks or juice packaged in plastic bags.

bai

Boy - a young male
Brother - a male sibling
A bully. One who intimidates or abuses.
bake
A fried bread typically made from baking powder leavened dough.
bakes
A fried bread typically made from baking powder leavened dough.
Ghost or spirit of a dead person or animal
balanjay
Eggplant. A species of nightshade grown for its edible fruit.
To roll dough into a shape with a rolling pin

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