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|Hindi to English translations [Non-PRO]|
|Hindi term or phrase: Jahaji Bhai|
|This is the title of a controversial song from Trinidad. In the song the singer sings about being of both African and Indian background. Black people call a call mixed race person like this a "dougla". What does "Jahaji Bhai" mean?|
Jahaj means ship.
In Hindi, sailors / people who work in shipping are called 'jahajis'. The phrase may refer to immigrants who sailed across the sea and settled there.
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