Romano-Greek

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A language of Greece

Alternate Names
Hellenoromani
Population

30 (2000).

Location

Secret language, itinerant builders, especially in Evrytania and Fthiotis regional units.

Language Status

8b (Nearly extinct).

Dialects

None known. Structured on Greek [ell] with heavy Romani lexicon.

Language Use

Used only as a secret language.

Other Comments

Related variants are Dortika, a secret language spoken by wandering builders from Eurytania Prefecture, and Kaliarda, spoken in Athens. Both may no longer be anyone’s L1.