Language details

ANGLOROMANI Materials (2)   Books (5)   
Alternative names: ENGLISH ROMANI, ROMANI ENGLISH, ROMANICHAL, POGADI CHIB, POSH ´N´ POSH
Number of speakers: 170.000-270.000
Language Code: RME
In language groups: INDO-EUROPEAN » GERMANIC » WEST GERMANIC » NORTH-SEA » ENGLISH
Spoken in: AUSTRALIA [Details], SOUTH AFRICA [Details], UNITED KINGDOM [Details], UNITED STATES [Details]
Description:

Angloromani is a mixed language with English grammar and Romani vocabulary.

Angloromani is a Para-Romani variety. The term 'Para-Romani' means that the members of the Roma ethnic group are speaking a variety of the respective majority language... [more ...]


Materials
1  Romani in the UK
2  Romology

Books
1   Acton, Thomas A. (ed.): Current Changes amongst British Gypsies and Their Place in International Patterns of Development. Proceedings of the Research and Policy Conference of the National Gypsy Education Council
2   Lee, Ronald: The Roma: Origins and diaspora
3   Matras, Yaron (ed.): The Romani Element in Non-Standard Speech
4   Sampson, John: The Dialect of the Gypsies of Wales. Being the Older Form of British Romani Preserved in the Speech of the Clan of Abram Wood
5   Smart, Bath Charles & Crofton, Henry Thomas: The dialect of the English Gypsies




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