Oromo Plural

If you're trying to learn Oromo Plural you will find some useful resources including a course about Plural and Singular... to help you with your Oromo grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Oromo. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Oromo Plural

Learning the Oromo Plural is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you master it the more you get closer to mastering the Oromo language. But first we need to know what the role of Plural is in the structure of the grammar in Oromo.

Oromo Plurals are grammatical numbers, typically referring to more than one of the referent in the real world. In the English language, singular and plural are the only grammatical numbers. Here are some examples:

English PluralOromo Plural
Plural
my bookkitaaba kiyya
my bookskitaaboota kiyya
our daughterintala keenya
our daughtersintaloota keenya
I'm coldnan dhaamodha
we're coldni dhaamonna
his chickensindaanqoota isaa
their chickenindaanqoota isaanii

Notice the structure of the Plural in Oromo.

List of Plurals in Oromo

Below is a list of the Plurals and Singulars in Oromo placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Oromo vocabulary.

English PluralOromo Plural
alligatornaacha
alligatorsnaachoota
beardibii
bearsdibii
birdsimbira
birdssimbiroolee
bullkormaa
bullskoromii
catadurree
catsadurroota
cowsa'a
cowssaayyaan
deerbosonuu
many deerbosonuu baayyee
dogsaraa
dogssaroota
donkeyharree
donkeysharroota
eaglerisaa
eaglesrisoota
elephantarba
elephantsarboota
giraffesattawwaa
giraffessattawoota
goatreettii
goatsre'oota
horsefarda
horsesfaradoo
lionleenca
lionsleencoota
monkeyqamalee
monkeysqamaloota
mouseantuuta
miceantuutoota
rabbitilleettii
rabbitsilleettoota
snakebofa
snakesbofoota
tigerqeerransa
tigersqeerransoota
wolfyeeyyii
wolvesyeeyyii baayyee

Plural and Singular have a very important role in Oromo. Once you're done with Oromo Plural, you might want to check the rest of our Oromo lessons here: Learn Oromo. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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