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Information about reign: ዮስቶስ (Emperor Yostos)

CountryEthiopia
From14 October 1711
To19 February 1716
Personal InformationEmperor Yostos of Ethiopia (unknown - 1716)
Description

Yostos or Justus (Ge'ez ዮስቶስ, throne name Tsehay Sagad Ge'ez ፀሓይ ሰገድ, "to whom the sun bows") was Emperor of Ethiopia.

According to James Bruce, he was the son of Delba Iyasu and a daughter of Emperor Iyasu I. He had served as governor of Samien under Emperor Tekle Haymanot, but fell out of favor under Emperor Tewoflos.