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Information about reign: ሣርወ ኢየሱስ (Emperor Sarwe Iyasus)

CountryEthiopia
From1433
To1433
Personal InformationEmperor Sarwe Iyasus of Ethiopia (unknown - 1433)
Description

Sarwe Iyasus (Ge'ez: ሣርወ ኢየሱስ, "Army of Jesus"; throne name Mehreka Nañ ምሕርከ ናኝ "distributor of your [the Lord's] mercy") was Emperor of Ethiopia in 1433, and a member of the Solomonic dynasty. He was the older son of Takla Maryam.

According to E. A. Wallis Budge, Sarwe Iyasus ruled for either four or eight months, and died of plague. According to James Bruce, some of the Ethiopian lists of rulers omit his name.