Oromo

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noun Oro·mo \ ȯ-ˈrō-(ˌ)mō , ō- \

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 and Etymology of oromo

Oromo (western dialect) oromoo, a self-designation, probably from obsolete plural of orma person, stranger


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