[loo-oh, loo-oh]

noun, plural Lu·os, (especially collectively) Lu·o for 1.

a member of a people living mainly in southwest Kenya.
the Nilotic language of the Luo people. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for luo

Contemporary Examples of luo

  • His long Luo legs were in no way inferior, one should add, to Elisabeth Hasselbeck's gleaming white gams.

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    Obama's Televised Turn-Off

    Tunku Varadarajan

    July 29, 2010

British Dictionary definitions for luo



plural Luo or Luos a member of a cattle-herding Nilotic people living chiefly east of Lake Victoria in Kenya
the language of this people, belonging to the Nilotic group of the Nilo-Saharan family
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