This article is about the geographical area. For the Somali clan, see Ogaden (clan).
Historical region comprising the present Somali Region, Ethiopia
Shaded relief map of Ethiopia, cropped and centred on the Ogaden area
327,068 km2 (126,282 sq mi)
ISO 3166 code
Ogaden (pronounced and often spelled Ogadēn; Somali: Ogaadeen, Amharic: ውጋዴን) is one of the historical names given to the modern Somali Region, the territory comprising the eastern portion of Ethiopia formerly part of the Hararghe province. The other two names are the Haud and Reserved area.
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