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Romany

P. H. Matthews

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics

Third edition

Published in print January 2014 | ISBN: 9780199675128
Published online May 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780191753060
Romany

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*Indo-Aryan, with a variety of dialects spoken by populations of Gypsies in Europe and beyond, now mainly concentrated in the Balkans. Local varieties tend to be influenced strongly by other languages in the communities with which Gypsies are in contact....

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Subjects: Linguistics

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