What does Reggae mean?

Definitions for Reggae
ˈrɛg eɪReg·gae

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reggaenoun

    popular music originating in the West Indies; repetitive bass riffs and regular chords played on the off beat by a guitar

Wiktionary

  1. reggaenoun

    A form of music originating in Jamaica and associated with Rastafarianism, featuring a heavy bass line, percussive rhythm guitar on the offbeat, often with close vocal harmonies.

Freebase

  1. Reggae

    Reggae is a music genre first developed in Jamaica in the late 1960s. While sometimes used in a broad sense to refer to most types of popular Jamaican dance music, the term reggae more properly denotes a particular music style that evolved out of the earlier genres ska and rocksteady.

Editors Contribution

  1. reggae

    A creation, style and form of music.

    Reggae is a popular form of music and is loved and played throughout the world.

    Submitted by MaryC on September 6, 2016  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Reggae in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Reggae in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Reggae in a Sentence

  1. RAS CARDO REGGAE:

    Let this be my perpetual memorial day quote for the usa.-any country that cannot provide for the proper healthcare of its citizens should never consider itself worthy of them dying for it in battle. For in a war, no one wins! both sides end up with casualties in body bags and mass graves, and maybe no memorials I am ras cardo who created reggae. You can quote me on that, but do it exactly as written.

  2. RAS CARDO REGGAE:

    I wrote the book- to generations yet unborn- in trench town during my high school years as a prophecy of my reggae predictions. as a visionary, I saw what the jamaica today would become, if, and only if the status quo would help and respect the poor and disadvantaged people. jamaica and the world today does not surprise me. my reggae does not care if you are black or white just as long as you can make what is wrong- right! I am ras cardo, the creator.

  3. RAS CARDO REGGAE:

    'what eyes don't see, heart don't leap. this is one of my early trench town quotes in my book- reggae lyrics, slangs, and interpretations. it applies today in the evidences of films and video taken and shown about the killings of our people by police and otherwise. I only wished that we had started this video camera evidence long ago to combat the -technotyrannical society- I told the world to look out for. I urge all people to-film, film, film, like there is no tomorrow, and to safely secure your evidence.a sure way to put an end to racism in america over time.

  4. RAS CARDO REGGAE:

    Reggae truth- the real -culture yard- in trench town was at the back of my tenement yard. What the media and jamaica has called-culture yard-was just another place where bob marley and some of us used to visit. I will not disclose any further details of this location because I know that there are people who would love to have this detailed information in their arsenal. It had a certain name. So far, what jamaica has advertised as bob marley's place of carousing was not the real trench town culture yard. The jamaican media has been wrong in many things reggae and of trench town, and they refused to learn the truth from those who know it, and lived it. I am ras cardo from trench town. All rights reserved globally.

  5. RAS CARDO REGGAE:

    I , ras cardo- reggae creator, will say this reggae truth:- leghorn coghile from trench town wrote the lyrics for the song-them belly full. this was the same song which bob marley made famous. I was there with them in trench town when all this was done. I know the details surrounding the writings of these lyrics. I was there!

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  • Janet Grace Esson-Scott
    REGGAE IS TRULY DEFINED AS- R.E.G.G.A.E= REDEFINING/REAFFIRMING GHETTO GENIUS ANYWHERE/EVERYWHERE OR ANYTIME/EVERYTIME. THIS IS THE TRUE DEFINITION BY RICARDO(RAS CARDO)SCOTT FROM TRENCH TOWN WHO NAMED AND CREATED THE SOUND. HE ALSO HAS THE COPYRIGHTS FROM THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS IN WASHINGTON D.C. USA. 
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