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Ethiopia is the second-most populous country in Africa and is Africa's oldest independent country and the only one never to be colonized, save for a short Italian occupation in the 1930s and 1940s.
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is the capital and largest city of .

is a rural town of 15,000 people in a stunning setting at an elevation of 2,600 m in the midst of the Lasta mountains in the eastern highlands of .

is an historic royal city of , in the Amhara region.

, also spelt Bahar Dar, on the southern shore of Lake Tana, the biggest lake in , is the third largest city in the nation, after and , with a population of a quarter of a million.

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, historically known as Shewa, is the part of surrounding the capital city of , including parts of Oromia and southern Amhara.

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Ethiopia

  • Location: ,
  • Population: 88,000,000
  • Latitude of center: 9° north
  • Longitude of center: 39° 42' (39.7°) east
  • Elevation: 1721 meters (5646 feet)
  • Capital:
  • Area: 1,127,127 km² (435,186 miles²)
  • Languages: Amharic, English, Oromo, Tigrinya, Somali and Sidamo
  • Currency: Birr (ETB)
  • Phone code: 251
  • Internet domain: .et
  • Neighbors: , , , , and
  • Wikidata: Ethiopia
  • Wikimedia Commons: Ethiopia

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Afar: Otobbia, Afrikaans: Ethiopië, Akan: Ithiopia, Albanian: Etiopi, Albanian: Etiopia, Amharic: YeĪtyop’iya Fēdēralawī Dēmokrasīyawī Rīpeblīk, Amharic: YeĪtyop’iya Hizbawī Dīmokrasīyawī Rīpublīk, Amharic: Ītyop’iya, Amharic: ኢትዮጵያ, Amharic: የኢትዮጵያ ፌዴራላዊ ዴሞክራሲያዊ ሪፐብሊክ, Arabic: إثيوبيا, Arabic: اثيوبيا, Aragonese: Etiopia, Armenian: Եթովպիա, Arpitan: Ètiopie, Asturian: Etiopía, Azerbaijani: Efiopiya, Bambara: Etiopi, Basque: Etiopia, Belarusian: Этыёпія, Belarusian: Эфіопія, Bengali: ইথিওপিয়া, Bengali: ইফিওপিয়া, Bosnian: Etiopija, Breton: Etiopia, Bulgarian: Етиопия, Burmese: အီသီယိုးပီးယား, Catalan: Etiòpia, Central Khmer: អេត្យូពី
Chinese: 埃塞俄比亚, Cornish: Ethiopi, Croatian: Etiopija, Czech: Etiopie, Danish: Etiopien, Dutch: Ethiopië, English: Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Esperanto: Etiopio, Esperanto: Etiopujo, Estonian: Etioopia, Ewe: Etiopia nutome, Faroese: Etiopia, Finnish: Etiopia, French: Éthiopie, Fulah: Ecoppi, Galician: Etiopía - Ityop'iya, Galician: Etiopía, Ganda: Esyopya, Georgian: ეთიოპია, German: Äthiopien, Greek: Αιθιοπία, Gujarati: ઇથિઓપિયા, Haitian: Etyopi, Hausa: Habasha, Hebrew: אתיופיה, Hindi: इथियोपिया, Hungarian: Etiópia, Icelandic: Eþíópía, Ido: Etiopia
Iloko: Etyopia, Indonesian: Etiopia, Irish: An Aetóip, Italian: Etiopia, Japanese: エチオピア, Kannada: ಇಥಿಯೋಪಿಯಾ, Kikuyu: Uhabeshi, Kongo: Itiopia, Korean: 에티오피아, Korean: 이디오피아, Kurdish: ئەتیۆپیا, Lao: ເອທິໂອເປຍ, Latin: Aethiopia, Latvian: Etiopija, Limburgan: Ethiopië, Lingala: Etsíopi, Lithuanian: Etiopija, Low German: Äthiopien, Luba-Katanga: Etshiopi, Macedonian: Етиопија, Malagasy: Etiopia, Malay (macrolanguage): Habsyah, Malayalam: എത്യോപ്യ, Maltese: Etijopja, Marathi: इथिओपिया, Nauru: Itiyopiya, Nepali (macrolanguage): इथोपिया, Northern Sami: Etiopia, Norwegian: Etiopia
Norwegian Bokmål: Etiopia, Norwegian Nynorsk: Etiopia, Occitan (post 1500): Etiopia, Oriya (macrolanguage): ଇଥିଓପିଆ, Oromo: Itoophiyaa, Persian: اتیوپی, Polish: Etiopia, Portuguese: Etiópia, Pushto: اېتوپیا, Pushto: حبشه, Romanian: Etiopia, Romansh: Etiopia, Rundi: Etiyopiya, Russian: Эфиопия, Sango: Etiopïi, Sanskrit: ईथ्योपिया, Scottish Gaelic: An Aetiòp, Serbian: Етиопија, Serbo-Croatian: Etiopija, Shona: Etiopia, Sicilian: Etiopia, Sinhala: ඉතියෝපියාව, Slovak: Etiópia, Slovenian: Etiopija, Somali: Itoobbiya, Somali: Itoobiya, Spanish: Etiopía, Swahili (macrolanguage): Uhabeshi, Swedish: Etiopien
Tajik: Эфиопия, Tamil: எதியோப்பியா, Telugu: ఇథియోపియా, Thai: ประเทศเอธิโอเปีย, Thai: เอธิโอเปีย, Tibetan: ཨི་ཐིའོ་པི་ཡ།, Tigrinya: ኢትዮጵያ, Tonga (Tonga Islands): ʻItiōpea, Turkish: Etiyopya, Uighur: ئېفىئوپىيە, Ukrainian: Ефіопія, Upper Sorbian: Etiopiska, Urdu: ایتھوپیا, Vietnamese: Ê-ti-ô-pi-a (Ethiopia), Vietnamese: Ê-ti-ô-pi-a, Volapük: Lätiopän, Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Etopia, Zulu: i-Ethiopia, Abessinien, Abissinia, Abyssinia, Abyssinie, El Habesha, Hibreteseb’āwīt Ītyop’iya, People’s Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Socialist Ethiopia, Ye’ Etiyop’iya Niguse Negast Mengist, Ītyop’yā
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