Definition of Rom in English:

Rom

noun

  • A Gypsy, especially a man.

    • ‘The position in the Czech Republic is such that it will in our view be impossible for a Rom or anyone who has suffered as a result of discrimination against Roma to establish a well-founded fear of persecution.’
    • ‘The young married person becomes a Rom (male adult Roma) or a Romni (female adult Roma).’

Origin

Mid 19th century: abbreviation of Romany.

Definition of ROM in English:

ROM

Computing
  • Read-only memory.