Romani

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj Romani of or relating to the Gypsies or their language or culture "Romani nomads","Romany folk songs","a Gypsy fortune-teller"
    • n Romani 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)
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Usage

In literature:

The first is the Tep-Kapou (Cannon Gate), or Porta Sancti Romani.
"Theodoric the Goth" by Thomas Hodgkin
Those are the Romani.
"The Call of the Blood" by Robert Smythe Hichens
But surely you are not a Romany Rye?
"Lavengro the Scholar - the Gypsy - the Priest" by George Borrow
Battalion Route March towards Romani over heavy sand.
"The Fifth Battalion Highland Light Infantry in the War 1914-1918" by F.L. Morrison
Romany chies are Romany chies still, though not exactly what they were sixty years ago.
"The Romany Rye a sequel to "Lavengro"" by George Borrow
I was told that she was gypsy, but she spoke no Romany.
"The Gypsies" by Charles G. Leland
Text by FELICE ROMANI after Victor Hugo's drama.
"The Standard Operaglass" by Charles Annesley
With Sketches of the English, Welsh, Russian, and Austrian Romany; and papers on the Gypsy Language.
"In Nesting Time" by Olive Thorne Miller
Romano Lavo-Lil: / Word-Book of the Romany; / or, / English Gypsy Language.
"A Bibliography of the writings in Prose and Verse of George Henry Borrow" by Thomas J. Wise
With Sketches of the English, Welsh, Russian, and Austrian Romany; and papers on the Gypsy Language.
"Little Brothers of the Air" by Olive Thorne Miller
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In poetry:

The wild boar to the sun-dried swamp
The red crane to her reed,
And the Romany lass to the Romany lad,
By the tie of a roving breed.
"The Gipsy Trail" by Rudyard Kipling
Follow the Romany patteran
West to the sinking sun,
Till the junk-sails lift through the houseless drift.
And the east and west are one.
"The Gipsy Trail" by Rudyard Kipling
Follow the Romany patteran
North where the blue bergs sail,
And the bows are grey with the frozen spray,
And the masts are shod with mail.
"The Gipsy Trail" by Rudyard Kipling
Can thoo call hounds off when t' scent's breast high?
Or larn a linnet to trill?
Or forbid a Romany heart to roam
At t' whisper o' lile April?
"Gypsy Bride" by Dorothy Una Ratcliffe
Yet as I lift my eyes I see
Their swarthy kindred wild and free.
Who flaunt it in the field.
"Begone, you Romanies!" I say,
"Lest you defile this bright array
Whose loveliness I shield."
"Gipsy" by Robert W Service
The play on this night was called "Romany Rye,"
And at act four, scene third, Fire! Fire! was the cry;
And all in a moment flames were seen issuing from the stage,
Then the women screamed frantically, like wild beasts in a cage.
"Burning of the Exeter Theatre" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

The band's leader, Eugene Hutz, is of Romani ancestry.
Romany Malco and Meagan Good.
Their music has been described as a place where "Spanish flamenco and Romani rhapsody meet salsa funk".
"Vanda Man" Tony Romani prepares his orchids for the West Palm Beach Green Market opening.
Rodney Smith really was a Romani – a gypsy.
About 280,000 Romanian Jews and 11,000 Romanian Roma, or Gypsies, were deported and killed during World War II when Romani.
Balkan Beats & Romani Romance on "Rock It Properly" (Sunday, 10/9, 8pm).
Why TLC's My Big Fat American Gypsy Wedding Doesn't Represent the Romani .
Photo courtesy Bohemian Quartet The Bohemian Quartet will be playing traditional Romani music at the Towers this Sunday, April 17 at 2 pm Admission is free.
Romany Suicide — Today's SuicideGirl.
Meet Romany — a zombie from Chicago who's into Human Centipedes, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and meowing like a cat.
'Think Like a Man' Stars Kevin Hart, Michael Ealy and Romany Malco on 'Every Woman's Nasty Side' (Video).
Police say the man demanded money from a teller at the Chase Bank on Romany Road and then took off on foot.
Sunday and Monday cives Romani will go to the polls to elect a new mayor.
Balkan Beats & Romani Romance on "Rock It Properly" (Sunday, 10/9, 8pm).
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In science:

Further discussions on the realities of using pulsars as gravity wave detectors can be found in two excellent review articles by Romani [210] and Backer .
Binary and Millisecond Pulsars at the New Millennium
Blandford, R. D., Narayan, R., and Romani, R. W., “Arrival–time analysis for a millisecond pulsar”, J.
Binary and Millisecond Pulsars at the New Millennium
Romani, R. W., in ¨Ogelman, H., and van den Heuvel, E. P. J., eds., Timing Neutron Stars, 113, (Kluwer, Dordrecht, 1989).
Binary and Millisecond Pulsars at the New Millennium
We adopted the inclination angle of α = 45◦ and the viewing angle ζ = 63◦ which were obtained from the Chandra X-ray torus fitting (Ng & Romani 2008).
Radio-to-TeV Phase-resolved Emission from the Crab Pulsar: The Annular Gap Model
However, our annular gap model is an intermediate emission-altitude and single-pole model with reasonable α and ζ from the X-ray torus fitting (Ng & Romani 2008).
Radio-to-TeV Phase-resolved Emission from the Crab Pulsar: The Annular Gap Model
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