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peeny wally
peeny wally 6
I had a patient email me her symptoms and said "I don't know the English word, but I am seeing peeny wally." I googled it, thank you...
Nurse Maureen - Yesterday
coolie plum
coolie plum 25
There are a lot of these tree in the Waterhouse area.
Leelia - Jan 23, 2020
maco 7
Lol in allyuh still gone maco in 2020?
Denesh - Jan 23, 2020
toutmonansam 1
Toto means shit
Shane - Jan 23, 2020
sensemillia
sensemillia 11
Tsongki
Alexama - Jan 22, 2020
puttygal
puttygal 9
Definitely putti gal n not Portugal.. it is patois - broken french. Something to do with sharing .
Denise - Jan 22, 2020
golden apple
golden apple 29
In Grenada we call it golden Apple😘😍
Ranisha - Jan 20, 2020
kenep
kenep 56
Lembrei do período que passei pelo Haiti. Experimentei o kenep e adorei. Muito saborosa. No Brasil existe fruta parecida que...
Jefferson - Jan 19, 2020
gooseberry
gooseberry 30
We call these gooseberry in The Bahamas 🇧🇸, it’s awesome to make jam, ice cream or eat it raw with salt, lemon, pepper or...
Vernz - Jan 19, 2020
dungs
dungs 17
It wonderful l call little apple when it is delicious .
Winston Sankar - Jan 16, 2020
Laugh an cry does live in di same house 1
That's what my mom those say
1234567hi - Jan 14, 2020
pear
pear 2
Bulla and pear - famous jamaican combination - love it!
Bridgette - Jan 14, 2020
east indian
east indian 2
This one of the tastiest fruits thereis.
Tricia - Jan 14, 2020
john crow
john crow 14
John Crow nyam dead animals. They try to keep the earth clean.
Fitz - Jan 13, 2020
old higue 5
I thought she is an old woman who, by night, sheds her skin, turns into an owl and sucks out people's soul (even babies).
Peaches - Jan 10, 2020
cerise
cerise 31
I love the perserved version of this too.
Racheal - Jan 09, 2020
susumba
susumba 26
I am Jamaican and I an married to a Haitian who loves Susumba, Gulley. Pea eggplant. Call it whatever you chose. Ignorance is not...
Norma - Jan 08, 2020
run dung
run dung 1
codfish
kayon austin 5m - Jan 07, 2020
kreole 2
Happy birthday brother
Keema - Jan 06, 2020
bag juice
bag juice 7
Not bag juice. We call that: Cool Down
Tiffo - Jan 05, 2020
mamon
mamon 3
Sugar apple
K - Jan 03, 2020
pothound
pothound 21
Diapergrabers
Deplumber - Jan 01, 2020
sukunya 7
I never see it so
Samuel - Dec 31, 2019
aprin
aprin 6
In the VI we call them jo jo ❤
Belinda - Dec 30, 2019
mammee apple
mammee apple 22
Marmee apple and mansie port as known
Orlando - Dec 28, 2019
counter flour 8
I’m trying to make oil roti (Guyanese style) here in Jamaica using counter flour. it’s hard - is it the flour? I usually use all...
shaun - Dec 27, 2019
jeezam peas 5
The American adopt the term " jesus christ " from the jamaicans. Jesus christ suprise term is always a jamaican term from ever since...
Jerome gardner - Dec 27, 2019
chenet
chenet 49
A common name for this fruit is also Spanish lime
Shane - Dec 24, 2019
bukta 17
Ya man !!!!
Bee ooklyn499 - Dec 24, 2019
lolo 5
Underwear
Butka - Dec 22, 2019