[ aw-roh-moh ]

noun,plural O·ro·mos, (especially collectively) O·ro·mo for 1.
  1. a member of a nomadic, pastoral people of Ethiopia and Kenya.

  2. the Cushitic language of the Oromo.

Origin of Oromo

First recorded in 1865–70; from Oromo; perhaps from ormu “men,” a self-designation

Words Nearby Oromo

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