αθίγγανος

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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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