Gondar

[ gon-der ]
/ ˈgɒn dər /
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noun

a city in NW Ethiopia, N of Lake Tana: a former capital.

Amhara

[ ahm-hahr-uh ]
/ ɑmˈhɑr ə /

noun

a former kingdom in E Africa: now a province in NW Ethiopia. Capital: Gondar.
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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Gondar

/ (ˈɡɒndɑː) /

noun

a city in NW Ethiopia: capital of Ethiopia from the 17th century until 1868. Pop: 191 000 (2005 est)

Amhara

/ (æmˈhɑːrə) /

noun

a region of NW Ethiopia: formerly a kingdom
an inhabitant of the former kingdom of Amhara
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