Definition of Oromo
plural Oromos or 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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