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Definition of the noun amhara
What does amhara mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- a member of the Semitic speaking people of northern Ethiopia
Phrases with Amhara
- Acontia Amhara
- Mylothris Amhara
- Parathyma Amhara
- Utetheisa Amhara
- Species Acontia Amhara
- Species Mylothris Amhara
- Species Parathyma Amhara
- Species Utetheisa Amhara
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by James Cowles Prichard
Proper Amhara is a mountainous province of that name, to the south-east, in the centre of which was Tegulat, the ancient capital of the empire,
Researches into the physical ethnography of the African races by James Cowles Prichard
Proper Amhara is a mountainous province of that name, to the south-east, in the centre of which was Tegulat, the ancient capital of the empire...
Researches Into the Physical History of Mankind: Ethnography of the African races. 3d ed. 1837 (1837)
by James Cowles Prichard
F Amhara is a name now given to the whole kingdom of which Gondar is the capital, and where the Amharic language is spoken, eastward of the...
by Dave Kuhne
Rasselas's Amhara is a timeless place; it is a utopia where there is little change ( Atkinson 22). Amhara is "surrounded on every side by mountain" and can only be entered through a "cavern that passed under a rock" (8). Johnson describes the ...
by George L. Campbell
The word Amhara is the ethnonym of the 10 to 12 million people in central and north-western Ethiopia (an area which includes the capital, Addis Abbeba) who speak amaronna. As the official language of Ethiopia, Amharic is also used as a ...
by Barbara A. Somervill
The Amhara is the second-largest ethnic group in Ethiopia. The second house in Ethiopia's parliament is the House of the People's Representatives. It may have as many as 550 representatives. Ethiopia's citizens vote for these members.
by The Diagram Group,
Amhara The Amhara live mostly in the highlands of northern Ethiopia. Although the Amhara only form around onethird of Ethiopia's population, they dominate the country's political and economic life, both now and historically under the ...
The Amhara are roughly 30 percent of the population and Amharic is used widely as a second language. The Tigray represent about 15 percent of the population. Other large groups include Somali, Welamo, Awi, Afar, Sidama, and Beja.
Certainly there was an ancient region named Amhara on the northern side of the Blue Nile near the...
Even term “Amhara” is before the fall of the early Christian Ethiopian state at Aksum in the late 10th century, we find the beginnings of ...
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Student with Amhara Regional Flag
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Scrabble value of A1M3H4A1R1A1
The value of this 6-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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