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Oromo

noun Oro·mo \-ˈrō-(ˌ)mō, ō-\
plural Oromos or Oromo

Definition of OROMO

1
:  a member of a Cushitic-speaking people of southern Ethiopia and adjacent parts of Kenya
2
:  the Cushitic language of the Oromo

Origin of OROMO

Oromo (western dialect) oromoo, a self-designation, probably from obsolete plural of orma person, stranger
First Known Use: 1893

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