ska

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noun \ˈskä\

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


SKA Defined for English Language Learners

ska

play
noun \ˈskä\

Definition of ska for English Language Learners

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


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