The Hamar (also spelled Hamer) are an Omotic community inhabiting southwestern Ethiopia. They live in Hamer woreda (or district), a fertile part of the Omo River valley, in the Debub Omo Zone of the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples Region (SNN
Afar people are found in Ethiopia, Somalia, Eritrea, and Djibouti. They are Muslim and are mostly a Nomadic people. Their language is par fort of the Cushitic family of languages which include Oromo, and Somali.