Ibo

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noun \ˈē-(ˌ)bō\
variants: or

Igbo

play \ˈig-(ˌ)bō\

Definition of Ibo

plural

Ibo

or

Ibos

or

Igbo

or

Igbos

  1. 1 :  a member of a people of the area around the lower Niger in Africa

  2. 2 :  the languages of the Ibo people

Origin and Etymology of ibo

Ibo Ìgbo the Ibo language


First Known Use: 1757


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