Borana Bible / Kitaaba Waaqa Ka Afaani Boranatini Taafani - The Bible in Borana Language / 053P Borana is a variety of Oromo spoken in Southern Ethiopia and northern Kenya by the Borana people
Borana is a variety of Oromo spoken in Southern Ethiopia and northern Kenya by the Borana people. Günther Schlee also notes that it is the native language of a number of related peoples, such as the Sakuye.
Dialects are Borana proper (Boran, Borena), Arsi (Arussi, Arusi), and
Guji (Gujji, Jemjem) in Ethiopia, and in Kenya Karayu, Salale (Selale),
and Gabra (Gabbra, Gebra). The language is locally and commonly known
as "afaan borana" i.e the "borana language".
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- Publisher: Bible Society (2007)