Definition of bomoh in English:

bomoh

(also bomo, bomor)

noun

  • In Malaysia: a traditional healer; a person believed to have magical powers.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Robert Latham (1812–1888), ethnologist and philologist. From Malay bomoh (also bomo, bomor).

Pronunciation

bomoh

/ˈbəʊməʊ/