Αθίγγανος

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EtymologyEdit

From ἀ-(ἀ-) +‎ θιγγάνω(thingáno, to touch), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeyǵʰ-, same source as Sanskrit देग्धि(degdhi), Latin fingō, Avestan 𐬛𐬀𐬉𐬰𐬀(daēza, wall), and Old Armenian դէզ(dēz).

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Αθίγγανος (Athínganosm (plural Αθίγγανοι, feminine Αθίγγανη or Αθιγγανίδα)

  1. A Gypsy, a Roma, a member of the Romani people.
  2. (historical) Follower of the Christian sect of Melchizedek.

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