n. refering to people practicing Rastafarianism, a beleif that Haile Selassie a.k.a. Tafari Makonnen a.k.a. Ras Tafari (ras meaning duke, or head; tafari meaning trinity, or power of three in Amharic, the most widely used language of Ethiopia)was and is the second coming of Christ.see also Rastafari
n. referring (incorrectly) to any person having dreadlocks
people sus pan rasta because they fear truth; but rasta never molest a man, and those with evil in their hearts fear him, fear the power of Jah, of I and I.
n. a person of Caucasian decent acting like a Rastafarian, but not actually practicing any of the religion's principles.
I seen this wasta at the reggae fest an' I attempted to reason with him on the principles of Haile Selassie, but he says he don't know nuthin about that. I told that wasta Selassie is Ras Tafari, and he gave me a fake-ass smile...freakin' wasta.