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O·ro·mo

 (ô-rō′mō)
n. pl. Oromo or O·ro·mos
1. A member of a people of southern and central Ethiopia and northern Kenya.
2. The Cushitic language of the Oromo.

O•ro•mo

(ɔˈroʊ moʊ)

n., pl. -mos, (esp. collectively) -mo.
1. a member of an African people or group of peoples of central and S Ethiopia and N Kenya.
2. the Cushitic language of the Oromo.
Translations
oromo
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Martin Luther King's famous speech "I Have a Dream," into his native Afan Oromo language during his previous four years in prison.
The Board will vote on a consent agenda consisting of the minutes of its June 23, 2016 meeting, a resolution honoring the 10th anniversary of Voice of Americas (VOA) Deewa Service, a resolution honoring the 20th anniversary of VOAs broadcasts in Afan Oromo and Tigrigna, a resolution honoring the 20th anniversary of VOAs broadcasts in Kirundi and Kinyarwanda, and a resolution honoring the 20th anniversary of Radio Free Asia.
As a result of the pressure from the Oromo people in general and the OLF in particular, the regime opened a one hour TV program for Afan Oromo as a gesture of attempting to restore freedom and justice for the suppressed Oromo nation.