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Historical Examples of roma

  • Rome had the same name in Ancient Times, except that it was spelled Roma.

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  • One little daughter, no bigger than Joseph when I saw her last—Roma.

  • In spite of her protestations, Roma was nervous and confused.

  • Roma's bosom was heaving, and tears were gathering in her eyes.

  • The little lady tapped Roma's arm with her pince-nez and laughed.

British Dictionary definitions for roma




the Italian name for Rome




  1. another name for Gypsy
  2. (as modifier)Roma gypsy musicians
another name for Romany
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