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Rasta

[ras-tuh, rah-stuh] /ˈræs tə, ˈrɑ stə/
noun
1.
Rastafarian (def 1).
adjective
3.
Rastafarian (def 2).
Origin
by shortening
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British Dictionary definitions for rastas

Rasta

/ˈræstə/
noun, adjective
1.
short for Rastafarian
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Word Origin and History for rastas

Rasta

adj.

1955; see Rastafarian. From 1962 as a noun. Related: Rastaman.

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