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Latest Jamaican culture Stories

2012-11-01 10:11:49

Many young Jamaican immigrants are succeeding in the United States precisely because they remain strongly tied to Jamaican culture.

2009-05-07 14:42:14

Children as young as 19 months understand different dialects, researchers in Australia found.

2009-01-01 11:17:35

Vincent Ford, who helped write the song No Woman No Cry with reggae star Bob Marley, has died in Jamaica at the age of 68, an official says. Bob Marley Foundation spokesman Paul Kelly confirmed Ford, who helped Marley create the reggae hit in 1974, died last weekend of complications of diabetes and


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.