Romany

This language of the Gypsies takes many forms, depending on the country in which it is being spoken.  The basis of the language is Indic, with accretions from the local language.  On display are a copy of the Gospel of John in Bulgarian Romany (Berlin, 1914), and the Acts of the Apostles in Czech Romany (Prague, 1936). (postage stamp included to indicate scale)   #951, #952

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Two bright book covers Open book with text

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