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Jamaican

[ juh-mey-kuhn ]
/ dʒəˈmeɪ kən /
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adjective
of or relating to the island of Jamaica or its inhabitants.
noun
a native or inhabitant of Jamaica.
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Origin of Jamaican

First recorded in 1685–95; Jamaic(a) + -an
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British Dictionary definitions for Jamaican

Jamaican
/ (dʒəˈmeɪkən) /

adjective
of or relating to Jamaica or its inhabitants
noun
a native or inhabitant of Jamaica
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