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A medieval map of Fatagar and surrounding areas

Fatagar (Amharic: ፈጠጋር) was a historical province that separated Muslim and Christian dominions in the medieval Horn of Africa.[1] In the eleventh century it was part of the Muslim states, then was invaded by the Christian kingdom led by Emperor Amda Seyon I, after which it would serve as central district in, and home of multiple rulers of, the Ethiopian Empire in the 15th century.[2][3][4]

  1. ^ History of Harar (PDF). p. 62.
  2. ^ Davis, Asa (1963). "THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY JIHĀD IN ETHIOPIA AND THE IMPACT ON ITS CULTURE (Part One)". Journal of the Historical Society of Nigeria. 2 (4): 567–592. JSTOR 41856679.
  3. ^ Braukamper, Ulrich; Braukämper, Ulrich (2002). Islamic History and Culture in Southern Ethiopia: Collected Essays. p. 40. ISBN 9783825856717.
  4. ^ HISTORY OF ETHIOPIA AND THE HORN (Hist. 102)FOR STUDENTS OF HIGHER LEARNING INSTITUTIONS (PDF). Ministry of Science and Higher Education. p. 49.

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Battle of Fatagar

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immediately withdrew the area. Gelawdewos was beheaded at the Battle of Fatagar in 1559. In response, Abyssinian Ras Hamalmal sacked the Adal capital of...

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of Arababni was conquered by the Ethiopian Empire and made part of Fatagar. Fatagar, and thus, Arbabni is the region southeast of the modern capital Addis...

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Nur ibn Mujahid

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Endagabton was a historical province of Ethiopia. Located north west of the old Fatagar region, bounded by Mugar, Gudar as well as Abay rivers. The region is in...

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sent the latter's head to the Emperor. In 1559, Nur ibn Mujahid invaded Fatagar with a force comprising 1800 horsemen and 500 riflemen, and numerous sword...

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Amhara people

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included Dembiya, Begemder, Gojjam, Wollo, Lasta, Shewa, Semien, Angot, and Fatagar. Evidence of a traceable Christian Axumite presence in Amhara dates back...

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that began to weaken Ethiopian control. All of Dewaro was pillaged, and Fatagar to its north was attacked for the first time. Furthermore, according to...

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defenders were weakened by their fasts. He invaded the Amhara, Shewa, and Fatagar provinces south of the Awash River. According to Portuguese explorer Francisco...

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Dawit II

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flintlocks and matchlocks. The Imam crossed the Awash River and entered Fatagar in 1528, looting and burning the town of Badeqe before Dawit could arrive...

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neighbored other states in the medieval era including Ifat, Mora, Hadiya, Fatagar, Biqulzar and Fedis. According to Dr. Lapiso Delebo, Gidaya was one of...

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Issa people. The valley of the Awash have been included as part of the Fatagar, Ifat, and Shewa. According to Huntingford, in the 16th century the Awash...

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Adal Sultanate

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Bati del Wambara

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Mujahid's forces fought against the heavily outnumbered Emperor Gelawdewos in Fatagar, and the dead body of Ethiopian emperor was beheaded, reportedly on the...

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of Ifat Shewa Sultanate Shewa Defeat Gidaya, Dawaro, Sawans, Bali, and Fatagar incorporated into the Ifat Sultanate. Conquests of the Emperor Amda Seyon...

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Zara Yaqob

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