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noun \ˈskä\

Simple Definition of ska

  • : a type of fast popular music that combines elements of traditional Caribbean rhythms and jazz

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of ska

  1. :  popular music of Jamaican origin that combines elements of traditional Caribbean rhythms and jazz

Origin and Etymology of ska

perhaps alteration of 3scat


First Known Use: 1964


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