Ezana(redirected from Ezana of Axum)
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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
king of the Aksumite Kingdom from about A.D. 325 to not later than 375. During Ezana’s rule, the Aksumite Kingdom underwent major economic, political, and cultural development. Christianity began to spread in Aksum during the period.
REFERENCEKobishchanov, Iu. M. Aksum. Moscow, 1966.
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