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Information about reign: ገላውዴዎስ (Emperor Gelawdewos)

CountryEthiopia
From3 September 1540
To23 March 1559
Personal InformationEmperor Gelawdewos of Ethiopia (1521 - 1559)
Description

Gelawdewos (Ge'ez: ገላውዴዎስ, "Claudius") was Emperor (throne name Asnaf Sagad I (Ge'ez: አጽናፍ ሰገድ , "to whom the horizon bows" or "the remotest regions submit [to him]") of Ethiopia, and a member of the Solomonic dynasty. He was a younger son of Dawit II by Sabla Wengel.