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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A Gypsy.
  • n. A Gypsy man or boy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. The ethnic designation used by the Romani people from Eastern Europe.
  • proper n. The Romani language.
  • n. A member of the Romani people.
  • n. A male member of the Romani people who is married and considered respectable amongst the family.
  • adj. Romani: of or pertaining to the Roma people.

Etymologies

Romany, man; see Romany.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Romani Rom ("man"). See also Roma. (Wiktionary)

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