Roma - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈromə|
Brit.  |ˈrəʊmə|


- a member of a people with dark skin and hair who speak Romany and who traditionally live by seasonal work and fortunetelling; they are believed to have originated in northern India but now are living on all continents (but mostly in Europe, North Africa, and North America) (syn: bohemian, gipsy, gypsy, roma, romani, romany, rommany)
- capital and largest city of Italy; on the Tiber; seat of the Roman Catholic Church; formerly the capital of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire (syn: roma, rome)
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