Definition of Alur in US English:

Alur

noun

  • 1A member of a people inhabiting the Nile region of northern Uganda.

  • 2The Nilotic language of this people.

adjective

  • Of, belonging to, or designating the Alur or their language.

Origin

Late 19th century. From Alur àlúùr, self-designation (in e.g. jo àlúùr Alur people, dho àlúùr Alur language).