Information about Emperor Gelawdewos of Ethiopia

Emperor Gelawdewos of Ethiopia (1521 - 23 March 1559)

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]"; September 3, 1540 - March 23, 1559) of Ethiopia, and a member of the Solomonic dynasty. He was a younger son of Dawit II by Sabla Wengel.

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ገላውዴዎስ (Emperor Gelawdewos) Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia 3 September 1540 23 March 1559
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