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Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Afaan Oromo Vocabulary

Ethiopian Argument | Wednesday, April 30, 2014

shirt
shirt
shamiizii
sweater
sweater
shurraaba
jacket
jacket
jaakeetii
coat
coat
kootii
socks
socks
kaalsii
shoes
shoes
qophee
trousers
trousers
surree
pajamas
pyjamas
pajaamaa
belt
belt
sabbata
underwear
underwear
uffata dhaqnattaanu
hat
hat
barmeexaa
skirt
skirt
qamisii


The following words are related to languages and countries.
LanguageOromoCountryOromo
ArabicarabiffaaMoroccomorookoo
ChinesechaayiniffaaChinachaayinaa
EnglishingiliffaaEnglandingilaandii
FrenchfaransaayiiFrancefaransaayii
GermanjarmaniffaaGermanyjermanii
GreekgiriikiffaaGreecegiriikii
PortugueseportugiiziiPortugalportugaali
HindihindiffaaIndiahindii
ItalianxaaliyaaniffaaItalyxaliyaani
JapanesejaappaaniffaJapanjappaanii
RussianraashiniffaaRussiaraashaa
SpanishispaaniffaaSpainsipeeyinii
Swedishafaan swiidiiniiSwedenswiidiinii


The following vocabulary is related to travel and survival.
TravelOromoSurvivalOromo
airportdirree xiyaaraadoctorcirreessa
airplanexiyyaaramedicinesqoricha
trainbabura lafaapharmacymanaqorichaa
taxitaaksiihospitalhoospitaala
busbaasiiambulanceambulaansii
carmakiinapoisonsummii
tickettieetiihelp mena gargaari
hotelhooteeladangerbalaa
reservationsire qabsiisuuaccidentbalaa ga'e
passportpaaspoortiipolicepooliisii
luggageqodaa karaaheadachemataa bowwuu
tourismdaawwannaastomach achegaraa ciniinnaa


The following list of words is related to a class environment and the components of a house.
ClassOromoHouseOromo
bookskitaabootatoiletkutaa usoo
peniskiriibtoobedsiree
dictionarykuusaa jecholeebedroomkutaasiree
librarymanakitaabaafurnitureqodaa manaa
deskdeeskiihousemana
studentbarataakitchenkushiinaa
teacherbarsiisaaplatesaanii
chairbarcumarefrigeratorfiriijii
paperwaraqaaroomkutaamanaa
pagefuulatablexarapheezzaa
pencilirsaasawindowfooddaa
questiongaafiitelevisiontelevijinii


Source: learn101

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