Chergashi
(Cherhari)
(Tent Dweller)
   The name given to a number of Gypsy clans, including (1) The Chergashi of Bosnia, many of whom emigrated to Western Europe after 1966. On their visits to London, flower-selling was a major source of income. (2) The Cherhari of eastern Hungary.

Historical dictionary of the Gypsies . .

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