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Examples from the Web for axum
This Bruce affirms that he witnessed in his journey from Masuah to Axum.
An Ethiopic version of the whole Bible exists in the ancient dialect of Axum.Companion to the Bible
E. P. Barrows
Burckhardt was unable to decide whether it was an Egyptian temple, or a monument of the empire of Axum.
Two days' journey further on, one comes to the ruins of Axum, the ancient capital of Abyssinia.
It was near Axum that Bruce saw three soldiers cut from a living cow a steak for their midday meal.
- a variant spelling of Aksum
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