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Rom 1

Pronunciation: /rōm/

noun (plural Roma /ˈrōmə/)

A Gypsy, especially a man.
Example sentences
  • The young married person becomes a Rom (male adult Roma) or a Romni (female adult Roma).
  • The position in the Czech Republic is such that it will in our view be impossible for a Rom or anyone who has suffered as a result of discrimination against Roma to establish a well-founded fear of persecution.

Origin

Mid 19th century: abbreviation of Romany.

Words that rhyme with Rom

aplomb, bomb, bombe, CD-ROM, dom, from, glom, mom, pom, prom, shalom, Somme, therefrom, Thom, tom, wherefrom

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Syllabification: Rom

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ROM 2

Pronunciation: /räm/

abbreviation

Computing
Read-only memory.

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Syllabification: ROM

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