from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A Gypsy.
- n. The Indic language of the Gypsies. Also called Gypsy.
- adj. Of or relating to the Gypsies or their language or culture.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Alternative form of Romani (a member of the Roma people).
- proper n. Alternative form of Romani (a nomadic people with origins in India, the Roma).
- proper n. Alternative form of Romani (the Indo-Aryan language of this people).
- adj. Alternative form of Romani (of or belonging to the Roma nation).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A gypsy.
- n. The language spoken among themselves by the gypsies.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A Gipsy.
- n. The language spoken by the Gipsies.
- Belonging or relating to the Romanies or Gipsies: as, Romany songs; a Romany custom.
- Also Roman.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to the Gypsies or their language or culture
- n. a member of a people with dark skin and hair who speak Romany and who traditionally live by seasonal work and fortunetelling; they are believed to have originated in northern India but now are living on all continents (but mostly in Europe, North Africa, and North America)
- n. the Indic language of the Gypsies
Romany romani, feminine of romano, gypsy, from rom, man, from Prakrit ḍoma, man of a low caste, of Dravidian origin.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)