The basics first...... 

Whilst English is the official language in St Lucia, Patois is widely spoken.

LISTEN TO PATOIS 

  • Click on the jukebox icon below to hear our language being spoken 
  • Use the table below to read our language whilst you listen

 

 Days of The Week - English  Days of Week - Patois
 Monday  Lendi
 Tuesday  Madi
 Wednesday  Mékwédi
 Thursday  Jédi
 Friday  Vandwédi
 Saturday  Sanmdi
 Sunday  Dimanch
 Months of the Year - English  Months of the Year - Patois
 January  Janvyé
 February  Févwiyé
 March  Mas
 April  Avwi
 May  Mé
 June  Jen
 July  Jwiyèt
 August  Awou
 September  Sèptanm
 October  Òktòb
 November  Novanm
 December  Désanm
 Numbers 1 - 10 - English  Numbers 1 - 10 - Patois
 1 - One  yonn
 2. Two  dé
 3. Three  twa
 4. Four  kat
 5. Five  senk
 6. Six  sis
 7. Seven  sèt
 8. Eight  wit
 9. Nine  nèf
 10. Ten  dis