[rmc] North, east, and south. About 1,350 Selica Romani southwest, in Selica village. 89,900 in Slovakia (2001 census). Status: 5 (Developing). Alternate Names: Bashaldo, Hungarian-Slovak Romani, Romungro Dialects: East Slovakian Romani, Moravian Romani, Selice Romani, West Slovakian Romani. Classification: Indo-European, Indo-Iranian, Indo-Aryan, Central zone, Romani, Northern Comments: Ethnic groups: Sárvika Romá (northern and eastern Slovakia), Ungrike Romá (southern Slovakia). Ethnonym: Karpacki Rom. Christian.
[slk] Western uplands, Bratislava area. Also in Austria, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Ukraine, United States. 4,610,000 in Slovakia (2001 census). Population total all countries: 5,007,650. Status: 1 (National). Statutory national language (1992, Constitution, Art 6(1)). Alternate Names: Slovakian, Slovencina Dialects: Slovaks in western and central parts of the speech community can understand Czech [ces]. Classification: Indo-European, Slavic, West, Czech-Slovak Comments: Christian.
Slovakian Sign Language