Bosnia and HerzegovinaPrint
[bos] Also in Canada, Croatia, Montenegro, Serbia. 2,000,000 in Bosnia and Herzegovina (2004). Population total all countries: 2,216,000. Status: 1 (National). Statutory national language (1995, Federation Constitution, Article 6(1)). Dialects: Ijekavían, Ikavian. Lexical similarity: with Serbian [srp] and Croatian [hrv]. Classification: Indo-European, Slavic, South, Western Comments: There are influences from Turkish [tur] and Arabic [arb]. Muslim, Christian, Jewish.
[rmy] 4,000 in Bosnia and Herzegovina (2012 R. Hasic). Status: 5 (Developing). Alternate Names: Danubian, Gypsy, Tsigene, Vlax Dialects: Kalderash, Serbo-Bosnian (Machvano, Machwaya), Southern Vlax. Classification: Indo-European, Indo-Iranian, Indo-Aryan, Central zone, Romani, Vlax Comments: Vlax and Kalderash are understood by the Lovari. Ethnic group: Gurbéti. Christian.