Main meanings of gadjo in English

: gadjo1gadjo2

gadjo1

Pronunciation /?ɡad???/

noun

  • In or with reference to Romani use: a non-Romani person.

Origin

Late 19th century. Partly from Romani gad?o non-Romani man (from Prakrit *gajjha domestic from Sanskrit g?hya house-dwelling, domestic from g?ha house + -ya, suffix forming adjectives);.

Main meanings of gadjo in English

: gadjo1gadjo2

gadjo2

Pronunciation /?ɡad???/

adjective

(also gadje)
  • In or with reference to Romani use: designating a non-Romani person.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Journal Gypsy Lore Society. From gadjo.