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To18 October 1667
Personal InformationEmperor Fasilides of Ethiopia (1603 - 1667)

Fasilides (Ge'ez ፋሲልደስ), also known as Fasil or Basilide, was emperor of Ethiopia and a member of the Solomonic dynasty. His throne name was ʿAlam Sagad (Ge'ez ዓለም ሰገድ ), meaning "to whom the world bows". He was the son of Emperor Susenyos I and Empress Sultana Mogassa, born at Magazaz in Shewa. His paternal grandfather's name was also Fasilides.