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Amhara

[ahm-hahr-uh] /ɑmˈhɑr ə/
noun
1.
a former kingdom in E Africa: now a province in NW Ethiopia.
Capital: Gondar.
2.
a member of an agricultural, Amharic-speaking Christian people of central Ethiopia descended from Semites who began conquering the land in the sixth century b.c.
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  • Tigre and Amhara constitute one kingdom, and Shoa another; they are all divided into a great number of smaller provinces.

  • He now became sovereign of Tigre and Amhara, the principal provinces of Abyssinia.

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Amhara

/æmˈhɑːrə/
noun
1.
a region of NW Ethiopia: formerly a kingdom
2.
an inhabitant of the former kingdom of Amhara
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