adjective or noun see Tigre II

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  • Mangasha Seyum — Mengesha Seyoum Prince of Tigray Taken in Bonn, 1959 during a meeting with West German officials. Governor of Arsi 1952 1955 Governor of Sidamo 1955 1958 Governor of Tigray …   Wikipedia

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