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Bajan

[ bey juhn ]
/ ˈbeɪ dʒən /
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adjective
of or relating to Barbados or its inhabitants.
noun
a native or inhabitant of Barbados.
an English-based creole widely spoken in Barbados.
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Origin of Bajan

First recorded in 1780–90; shortening of Barbadian
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British Dictionary definitions for Bajan

Bajan
/ (ˈbeɪdʒən) Caribbean informal /

noun
a native of Barbados
adjective
of or relating to Barbados or its inhabitants

Word Origin for Bajan

C20: variant of Badian, a shortened form of Barbadian
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