Definitions for jamaican

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Jamaican(adj)

    a native or inhabitant of Jamaica

  2. Jamaican(adj)

    of or relating to Jamaica (the island or the country) or to its inhabitants

    "Jamaican rum"; "the Jamaican Prime Minister"

Wiktionary

  1. Jamaican(Noun)

    A person from Jamaica or of Jamaican descent.

  2. Jamaican(Noun)

    The Jamaican creole language.

  3. Jamaican(Noun)

    Jamaican English.

  4. Jamaican(Adjective)

    Of, from, or pertaining to Jamaica, the Jamaican people or the Jamaican language.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jamaican(adj)

    of or pertaining to Jamaica

  2. Jamaican(noun)

    a native or inhabitant of Jamaica

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Prince Phillip:

    Deaf? If you are near there, no wonder you are deaf. (to a group of deaf children standing next to a Jamaican steel drum band in Wales)

  2. Luis Moreno:

    You're not stealing from the rich to give to the poor, in fact, you're victimizing the most vulnerable people of a society -- Jamaican as well as the U.S.

  3. Michael Woods:

    Marlon James fictional retelling of the 1976 attempted murder of Bob Marley. Marlon James, 44, who now lives in Minneapolis and teaches at Macalester College, is the first Jamaican author to win the prize in the British award's 47 years. It's also the first for Marlon James publisher, Oneworld Publications. ' It is a crime novel that moves beyond the world of crime and takes us deep into a recent history we know far too little about. It moves at a terrific pace and will come to be seen as a classic of our times.

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