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Aromanians in Greece

Aromanians in Greece
Aromanian: Rrãmãnjã tu Gãrtsii
Greek: Βλάχοι/Αρμάνοι στην Ελλάδα
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Area with Aromanian population and dialects
Total population
39,855 (1951 census); unofficial estimates count up to 200,000
Regions with significant populations
Attica, Epirus, Thessaly, Western Macedonia, Central Macedonia
Languages
Aromanian (native), Greek
Religion
mainly Eastern Orthodox Christianity
Related ethnic groups
Aromanians

The Aromanians in Greece (Aromanian: Rrãmãnjã tu Gãrtsii, Greek: Βλάχοι/Αρμάνοι στην Ελλάδα, also known as Βλάχοι (Vláchoi), are an unofficially recognized ethnic group native in Epirus, Thessaly, Western and Central Macedonia.[1]

Culture

Music

List of settlements

Panorama of the town of Metsovo
Epirus
Macedonia
Thessaly and Mount Olympus

Notable Aromanians

George Averoff, oil painting by Pavlos Prosalentis the younger (1857-1894)

Academics

Art and literature

Military

Philanthropy

Politics

Religion

Science

See also

References

  1. ^ Mackridge, Peter (2009-04-02). Language and National Identity in Greece, 1766-1976. OUP Oxford. ISBN 9780199214426.

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