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Re: NATLANG: Romany!

From:Isaac Penzev <isaacp@...>
Date:Thursday, January 15, 2004, 13:38
Dobroj tume!

On Wed, 14 Jan 2004 22:26:58 +0200 Steg Belsky wrote:

<<Talking about Romany, does anyone happen to know how to pronounce its

On Wed, 14 Jan 2004 22:42:53 -0000 michael poxon wrote:

<<Depends which country's Romany you mean. British Romany tends to be spoken
rather than written, and I guess this applies to a lot of other variants.>>

That is true. Romany has no established orthography, neither it has written
standard. Most of written stuff is produced in local dialects using the
orthography of the leading language of the country Roma live in. From what I saw
at the site, it used Czech spelling.

You can see samples of Russian Romany (Sarbicko / Rusycko chib) at

-- Yitzik