Jew-Tongo

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Definition of Jew-Tongo 

: an English-based creole language of Surinam

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History and Etymology for Jew-Tongo

probably from Jew-Tongo, from jew (from English Jew) + -tongo (from English tongue); perhaps from the existence among its original speakers of former slaves who had been owned by Portuguese Jews

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