Romani, Sinte

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A language of Serbia

Alternate Names
Sinte, Sinti
Population

31,000 in Serbia. 30,000 Serbian, 1,000 Manouche. Population total all countries: 318,920.

Location

Kosovo. Also in Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Italy, Kazakhstan, Montenegro, Netherlands, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland.

Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Abbruzzesi, Serbian Romani, Slovenian-Croatian Romani. Mutual intelligibility between Croatian Romani, Slovenian Romani, and Serbian Romani. Possibly quite distinct from German [deu] varieties. Sinte is characterized by German influence. Not intelligible of Vlax Romani [rmy].

Language Development
Grammar. NT: 2010.
Writing
Latin script.
Other Comments

Ethnic autonym: Sasítka Romá. Christian.

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