Romani, Baltic

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A language of Poland

Alternate Names
Balt Romani, Balt Slavic Romani, Baltic Slavic Romani, Roma
Autonym
Romani
Population

13,600 (2013 UNSD). Total users in all countries: 35,310.

Location

Lodz, Lubusz, and Warmian-Masurian provinces.

Language Status

5 (Developing). Recognized language (2005, Minorities Act of 2 January, Article 2(4)).

Dialects

Xaladytko (Xaladitka, Xaladytka), Polish Romani (Polska Roma). A member of macrolanguage Romany [rom].

Language Use

Also use Polish [pol].

Language Development
Bible: 2015.
Writing

Cyrillic script [Cyrl], used in Belarus and Ukraine. Latin script [Latn], used in Latvia, Lithuania and Poland.

Other Comments

Non-indigenous. Ethnic groups: Pólska Foldítka, Romá. Christian.

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