Day: November 25, 2017

Kaliarda IX: Montoliu

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Posted in categories: Linguistics, Modern Greek

I’ve already posted the etymological information from Montoliu’s 2005 paper on Kaliarda. This is what else the paper covers: p. 300. There is a Romani-based gay cant used in Istanbul. The Istanbul cant and Kaliarda share words and linguistic features, and may be related from Ottoman times. p. 301. Kaliarda is derived from Romani kaljardo […]