Definition of bredda in English:

bredda

noun

Caribbean, Jamaican
  • 1A brother.

  • 2As a title preceding a man's name, especially a forename: ‘Brother’.

  • 3Slang. A (fellow) Caribbean or Rastafarian man; (more generally) a man, a guy, especially when considered as a fellow member of a particular social or cultural group; (hence) a close male associate or friend.

Origin

Mid 19th century. Representing a Caribbean or African-American pronunciation of brother.

Pronunciation

bredda

/ˈbrɛdə/