Rommany
Romany Rom"a*ny, n. [Gypsy romano, romani, adj., gypsy; cf. rom husband.] 1. A gypsy. [1913 Webster]

2. The language spoken among themselves by the gypsies. [Written also {Rommany}.] [1913 Webster]


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