Ethiopian


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Ethiopian

1. of or denoting a zoogeographical region consisting of Africa south of the Sahara
2. Anthropol obsolete of or belonging to a postulated racial group characterized by dark skin, an oval elongated face, and thin lips, living chiefly in Africa south of the Sahara
3. any of the languages of Ethiopia, esp Amharic
4. an archaic word for Black
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984-991) And Eos bare to Tithonus brazen-crested Memnon, king of the Ethiopians, and the Lord Emathion.
"The custom of making houses and tombs in the living rock," says Heeren in his Researches on the Ethiopians, "determined very naturally the principal character of the Nubian Egyptian architecture to the colossal form which it assumed.
People who live at a distance are naturally less faulty than those immediately under our own eyes; and it seems superfluous, when we consider the remote geographical position of the Ethiopians, and how very little the Greeks had to do with them, to inquire further why Homer calls them "blameless."
Release date- 23082019 - Addis Ababa - Ethiopian Cargo & Logistics Services, the Largest Cargo Operator in Africa, is pleased to announce that it has started once weekly freighter service to Bangkok, Thailand and Hanoi, Vietnam as of August 16, 2019.
Named the "Fastest Growing International Cargo Airline in 2018" at the Air Cargo India International conference in February 2018, Ethiopian Cargo & Logistics Services has continued its growth pace in 2019 with dedicated freighter service expansions and more belly cargo capacity.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Richard Silverstein, American journalist and political commentator, says members of the Ethiopian community are denied access to their rights as Israeli citizens.
CATHERINE W GICHUKI DOHA The Ethiopian government has lifted the restrictions imposed on the employment of Ethiopians as domestic workers in Qatar and Middle East.
SES has signed two agreements with the Association of Ethiopian Broadcasters (AEB), and the Ethiopian Broadcasting Cooperation (EBC) that will result in the creation of a dedicated Ethiopian TV environment.
SUNA, June 7 (SUNA) -- The Ethiopian Prime Minister Abe Ahmed and his accompanying delegation met today, Friday, at the Ethiopian Embassy in Khartoum with the leaders of the Forces for Freedom and Change.
FILE PHOTO - Ethiopian Federal policemen stand at the scene of the Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 plane crash, near the town of Bishoftu, southeast of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia March 11, 2019.
The Management of Ethiopian Airlines in Nigeria has opened Condolence Registers at their Offices in Abuja, Lagos, Kano and Enugu.
The flight recorders from the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed on Sunday have been recovered, the airline has said.

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