The Caribbean Dictionary

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jumbee
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Noun
Ghost or spirit of a dead person or animal
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Adjective
Messed up.
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paquing Feb 10, 2013
In Trinidad at least, it is spelt 'jumbie.'
eyeman Jul 21, 2013
it is a demonic spirit not actually the dead person
dede1012 Mar 18, 2014
In Jamaica we call them "Duppy"
Ryan Ashby May 30, 2014
In Barbados we say "Duppy" to mean a ghost or dead person
Belna May 19, 2015
Jumbie = Zombie
JSullivan Feb 01, 2016
Don tink bout da jumbey (Don't think about the ghost)
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