Kreyole Word of the Day: Bikabonat

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Bikabonat (noun)

Baking Soda

Mete bikabonat sou li. (Translation: Put baking soda on it.)

Kreyole Word of the Day: Dansé

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Dansé (verb)

Dance

Aswè a nou pral danse lakay Pé Yoyo. (Translation: Tonight we are going dancing at Pé Yoyo’s house.)

Kreyole Word of the Day: Maryaj

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Maryaj (noun)

marriage

Yon maryaj bèl bagay. (Translation: A wonderful marriage.)

Kreyol Word of the Day: dan

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dan   (noun)

teeth

dan m ‘fè mal. (Translation: My teeth hurts.)

Kreyol Word of the Day: lajan

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lajan   (noun)

money

Mwen pa genyen lanjan pou mwen achte manje jodi a.

(Translation: I don’t have money to buy food today.)

Definition and example sentence taken from http://www.kreyol.com/creole-dictionary/show/lajan.

Kreyol Word of the Day: Silans

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1. Silans (noun)

Silence

Mwen vle silans nan chanm nan. (Translation: I want silence in the room.)

2. Silans (verb)

Hush

Silans kounye a ti bebe. (Translation: Hush now baby.)

Kreyol Word of the Day: djondjon

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djondjon (noun)

mushroom

Manman m ‘te fè diri ak djondjon yè. (Translation: My mother made rice and mushroom yesterday.)

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