Definition of Galla in English:

Galla

nounplural noun Galla

  • another term for Oromo (noun). The name is not favored by the Oromo themselves and is regarded as pejorative or offensive

    • ‘The Harari appears, like the Galla, the Dankali, and the Somali, its sisters, to be a Semitic graft inserted into an indigenous stock.’

Pronunciation

Galla

/ˈɡalə/ /ˈɡælə/ /ˈɡälə/ /ˈɡɑlə/

Origin

Late 19th century of unknown origin.