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Steve Benbows protege Recordings of Gypsies (80* d) RE: Recordings of Gypsies 27 Jun 06

Dave's Wife
The term Traveller and Gypsy are used as one by non-travellers here in England, along with pike. As Nick will tell you, Travellers are usually thought of as Irish and Gypsies are the real deal , i.e Romany Gypsies.

There are terms such as mumper, which is a term going out of usage, for people who have drifted into a nomadic life.

Trust me if you have it in your blood or you have close contact as Nick does then there are alot more names of different groups - both Rom and Gadjo and ends up very confusing to try and explain!!

Kushti Bok.

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