noun, plural I·jos, (especially collectively) I·jo for 1.
  1. a member of an indigenous people of the Niger delta in southern Nigeria.
  2. the Niger-Congo language of the Ijo.
Also Ijaw.
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Historical Examples of ijo

  • I carefully questioned the head boy of the Ijo boys all about this bird that had given me so much trouble.

    West African studies

    Mary Henrietta Kingsley