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 Chronique de Galawdewos, roi d'Ethiopie
(955 words)

Chronique de Galawdewos, roi d'EthiopieZena mäwaʾǝl

'Chronicle of Galawdewos, King of Ethiopia''Chronicle'

Chronicle of Emperor Gälawdewos

Date: March 1561

Original Language: Ge'ez


The Chronicle consists of 97 short chapters, running to 120 pages in Conzelman’s 1895 edition. (References in what follows are to this edition.) Its date of completion, as reported in the colophon, is March 1561, just two years after the king's death.

The Chronicle …

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Gebreyes Beyene, Solomon, “ Chronique de Galawdewos, roi d'Ethiopie”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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