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Gondar

or Gon·der

[ gon-der ]
/ ˈgɒn dər /
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noun
a city in the Amhara Region of northern Ethiopia, north of Lake Tana: once the capital of the former Ethiopian Empire.
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Origin of Gondar

First recorded in 1700–10; from Amharic Gondar, Gonder
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British Dictionary definitions for Gondar

Gondar
/ (ˈɡɒndɑː) /

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