Oromo Pronouns

If you're trying to learn Oromo Pronouns you will find some useful resources including a course about Personal pronouns, indefinite pronouns, relative pronouns, reciprocal or reflexive pronouns... 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 Pronouns

Learning the Oromo Pronouns 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 Pronouns is in the structure of the grammar in Oromo.

Oromo pronouns include personal pronouns (refer to the persons speaking, the persons spoken to, or the persons or things spoken about), indefinite pronouns, relative pronouns (connect parts of sentences) and reciprocal or reflexive pronouns (in which the object of a verb is being acted on by verb's subject). Here are some examples:

English PronounsOromo Pronouns
Pronouns
Iani
youati
heinni
sheisheen
wenuhi
theyisaan
meana / na
yousi
himisa
herishee
usnuu
themisaan
myko kiyya tiyya
yourkete
hisisaa
herishee
ourkeenyateenya
theirisaanii
minekooti
yourskeeti
hiskanisaati
herskanisheeti
ourskankeenya
theirskanisaaniiti

Notice the structure of the Pronouns in Oromo.

List of Pronouns in Oromo

Below is a list of the Personal pronouns, indefinite pronouns, relative pronouns, reciprocal or reflexive pronouns in Oromo placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Oromo vocabulary.

English PronounsOromo Pronouns
I speaknan dubbadha
you speakni dubbatta
he speaksni dubbata
she speaksni dubbatti
we speaknidubbanna
they speakni dubbatu
give menaa ken
give yousii ken
give himisatti ken
give herisheetti ken
give usnutti ken
give themisaanitti ken
my bookkitaaba kiyya
your bookkitaaba ke
his bookkitaaba isaa
her bookkitaaba ishee
our bookkitaaba keenya
their bookkitaaba isaanii

Personal pronouns, indefinite pronouns, relative pronouns, reciprocal or reflexive pronouns have a very important role in Oromo. Once you're done with Oromo Pronouns, 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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