Overview and topical guide of Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia
Emperor Haile Salassie enters Addis Ababa in 1946
history of Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia, formally begins with the founding of the city in the 19th century by Ethiopian Emperor Menelik II and his wife Empress Taytu Betul. In the Middle Ages, Addis Ababa depicted as a fortified city named "Barara", and served as residence of Emperor of Ethiopian Empire until Dawit II. It was totally plundered by Adalite general Ahmed Gran in 1529, at the onset of Ethiopian–Adal War.
Prior to the establishment of present-day Addis Ababa the location was called
in the Oromo language, which attests the presence of hot springs. The area was inhabited by various Oromo clans. Finfinne  
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history of Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia, formally begins with the founding of the city in the 19th century by Ethiopian Emperor Menelik II and...
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Addis Ababa (/ˌædɪs ˈæbəbə/; Amharic: አዲስ አበባ, lit. 'new flower' [ adˈdis ˈabəba] (listen)) is the capital and largest city of Ethiopia. In the 2007 census...
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of Addis Ababa began in late 19th century in a site of Finfinne inhabited by various Oromo clans, and Emperor Menelik II formed permanent...
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Addis Ababa University (AAU) (Amharic: አዲስ አበባ ዩኒቨርሲቲ) is a national university located in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. It is the oldest university in Ethiopia...
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of Addis Ababa, signed 23 October 1896, formally ended the First Italo-Ethiopian War on terms mostly favorable to Ethiopia. This treaty superseded...
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Addis Ababa Bole International Airport (IATA: ADD, ICAO: HAAB) is an international airport in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. It is in the Bole district, 6 km...
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History Society headquartered in Addis Ababa. University Students' Union of Addis Ababa established. 1974 February: Demonstrations. Addis Ababa Fistula...
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of Addis Ababa was a meeting of the Oriental Orthodox Churches in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 15-21 January 1965. Hosted nominally by Abuna...
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Addis Ababa Zoo(Amharic: አንበሳ ጊቢ, romanized: änəbäsa gibi lit. 'lion compound') is a zoological park in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The zoo was founded in...
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Addis Ababa Stadium (Amharic: አዲስ አበባ ስታዲየም) is a multi-purpose stadium in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. It is used mostly for football matches although it also...
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Addis Ababa's economy is growing rapidly and become leading among cities in Ethiopia. Over the last two decades, the city shifted to development-oriented...
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of Maychew. On 26 April, with no Ethiopian resistance left between his forces and Addis Ababa, Badoglio launched his "March of the Iron Will"...
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Italian: "market") is a large open-air marketplace in the
Addis Ketema, district of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and the name refers to the neighborhood in which...
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Addis Ababa City Hall (Amharic: አዲስ አበባ ማዘጋጃ ቤት) is a governmental department that houses the offices of the Municipality of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia...
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have reverted to Judaism.
Addis Ababa is home to a small community of Adeni Jews. Chabad also maintains a presence in Addis Ababa. According to the Beta...
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Addis Ababa Fistula Hospital, also known as AAFH and Hamlin Fistula Hospital, is a women's health care hospital based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The hospital...
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it was part
of the Zebagna, the Addis Ababa Guard. The Kebur Zabagna was based at Addis Ababa. Richard Pankhurst dates the formation of the Imperial...
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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia located in a place of Merkato within Arada district. It was built by Italians around 1922 and finished with assistance of Muslim...
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Addis (Amharic: ሂልተን አዲስ) is a private international hotel in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia owned by Hilton Worldwide. It was opened during the Emperor...
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Addis Ababa Master Plan was a controversial plan to expand the boundaries of Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, by 1.1 million hectares into the...
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International Community School
of Addis Ababa (ICS Addis; Amharic: ኢንተርናሽናል ኮምዩኒቲ ትምህርት ቤት) is an international school in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia founded in 1964...
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of Addis Abeba (Italian: Duca di Addis Abeba) is a hereditary title in the Italian nobility which was bestowed at the Italian conquest of Ethiopia...
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organized by the
Addis Ababa Football Federation. It is usually contested among the football clubs based in Addis Ababa with the exception of teams who enter...
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