Bo·​rana | \ bəˈranə, -ränə \
variants: or less commonly Boran \ -​n \
plural Borana\ -​nə \ or Boranas\ -​nəz \ also Boran\ -​n \ or Borani\ -​nē \

Definition of Borana

1 : a widely distributed Hamitic people of southern Ethiopia and northeast Uganda
2 : a member of the Borana people

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History and Etymology for Borana

native name in East Africa

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“Borana.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Apr. 2021.

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