Lovari

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Lovari is a subgroup of the Romani people (Gypsies), who speak their own dialect, influenced by Hungarian. They live throughout Europe, in Hungary, Romania, Croatia, Poland, France, Germany, Italy, Greece and Ukraine.

Religion[edit]

Most Lovari are Catholics, although the individuals born or living in the Balkan region (Romania, Croatia, Serbia, and Albania) and Russia are known to be Orthodox Christians.

Employment[edit]

Their historical trade was horse-trading and fortune-telling.

Customs[edit]

Lovari's traditional costume is based on Hungarian national costume and is seldom used nowadays. They also have very strict contamination customs.

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