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Ethiopia was never colonized by ANY European country. Italy tried twice to colonize Ethiopia. The reason Ethiopia was never colonized was because under a centralized government by Menelik the II, Ethiopians had attained guns and had a well organized military and went to battle in a structured way. Ethiopians believe that they were also helped by Saint Giyorgis, but thats from a religious point of view.
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Where is Ethiopia?

Ethiopia is on the Horn of Africa, but not quite on the east coast of Africa. Its neighboring countries are Sudan, Somalia, Djibouti, Kenya and Eritrea. To see a close-up map of the Horn of Africa - which shows Ethiopia in relationship to its neighboring countries - see the Related Link. Eastern (MORE)

What are colons?

The colon is part of your digestive system which processes food and liquid before being eliminated from the body. In English grammar, a colon is a symbol used before listing.

What is colonization?

To establish a colony in; settle: England colonized Australia. The extension of political and economic control over an area by a nation whose citizens have occupied that area it means to be a gangster

What is a colon?

It depends upon the context. Colons (:) are used to introduce lists, to separate the minutes andhours of a precise time, and at the end of a business letter'ssalutation. It is also used to separate two ideas. In anatomy, the colon is in your large intestine, beginning at theend of the small intes (MORE)

How big is Ethiopia?

Ethiopia covers an area of 1,127,127 sq km, and, as of July 2009, has an estimated population of 85,237,338. These figures can never be totally accurate due to the high mortality rate due to AIDS, which affects all sectors of the population.

What is Ethiopia?

Ethiopia is a country in the Horn of Africa. It is one of the oldest countries in the world dating back more than 3000 years, the birth place of coffee, one of the few countries that was never colonized, mentioned in the bible about 45 times and home of Lucy - the oldest full human fossil ever disco (MORE)

Why were Liberia and Ethiopia not colonized by the Europeans?

Ethiopia Ethiopia was not colonized because it resisted Italy's colonization efforts by winning the Battle of Adowa. Although Italy came back to avenge this loss and rule Ethiopia for five years this is not considered as colonization as it lasted for a short period of time and during this time Ita (MORE)

Was Ethiopia ever colonized?

no. Italy and Ethiopia had a war because Italy wanted to conquer Ethiopia but Ethiopia won and so was not colonized, but after a while, Italy came back and had a war in which they occupied Ethiopia for 5 years, but that was never officially a colonization because Italy never had control of Ethio (MORE)

Where is your colon?

It is part of your large intestine. (Maya, Ally, & Jeffry) The human intestine consists of two segments: the small intestine and the large intestine. The large intestine is subdivided into cecum and colon and the colon consists of four sections that are ascending colon, on the right side of th (MORE)

Are Liberia and Ethiopia still colonized?

Ethiopia was never a colony, so no. Liberia is an African country that people usually claim is notcolonized, but since it was founded by American Blacks whoestablished a very European-style country, it is hard to make theclaim that it was not a colonial project. The government founded bythose Afric (MORE)

What is a colonic?

A colonic is a cleansing of the colon, or lower large intestine, either by water (as in an enema) or by dietary supplements which cause the body to void, or empty the colon (a similar process is used before a colonoscopy). The object is to remove any toxins or irritants within the bowel. Although wi (MORE)

How was Ethiopia found?

I think that Ethiopia was found accually im talking about addis abeba it was found in 1886. hope that answers your quetion.

How did Ethiopia get its name?

The x king of Ethiopia, namely Hailesilase named it. It is believed that the name " Ethiopia" was derived from greek word. As far as history of the king is concerned, he was a very brutal, killer and abused many people mainly, oromo people. When he was in power the king destroyed the oromo cultures, (MORE)

Ethiopia and which country were not colonized?

Liberia is the other African country that people usually claim isnot colonized, but since it was founded by American Blacks whoestablished a very European-style country, it is hard to make theclaim that it was not a colonial project.

Why was Ethiopia never colonized?

Ethiopia was not colonized because it resisted Italy's colonizationefforts by winning the Battle of Adwa using European-made weapons.Although Italy came back to avenge this loss and rule Ethiopia forfive years this is not considered as colonization as it lasted fora short period of time and during t (MORE)

How do they do colonics?

Colonics is performed when an instrument filled with water isinserted into the rectum in order to flush out the colon.

What is the money in Ethiopia?

The money in Ethiopia is called Ethiopian Birr (ETB) and 1 USD changes to around 9.72 ETB at the moment I am writing this.

Why adopt from Ethiopia?

What kids in Ethiopia usually know is that they have to respect their elders because it is very important to adults that kids respect their elders :]]

Is Ethiopia a ledc?

yes it is, for a few reasons.. Ethiopia is an LEDC, or classed as a third world country due to its lack of basic human resources e.g food and clean water, lack of amenities, e.g hospitals, schools, police, fire service, lack of public services, obviously it stand s for less economically developed c (MORE)

Why is ethiopia still not colonized?

Ethiopia was able to avoid colonization up through World War II byaggressively and intelligently monitoring its borders and acquiringWestern military technologies. After World War II, colonization wasseen as an inherent evil and has generally been opposed.

What can a colon do?

A colon causes a pause in a sentence. I hope that was simple enough for ya.... sarcasum intended.

Did Portugal colonize Ethiopia?

Nope, Portugal had contact with Ethiopia back in 1508, and sent an army of 400 men to aid them in a war against the Kingdom of Adal. Italy under Mussolini, conquered Ethopia in 1936.

Why was ethiopia not colonized by europe?

Ethiopia was not colonized because it resisted Italy's colonizationefforts by winning the Battle of Adowa. Although Italy came back toavenge this loss and rule Ethiopia for five years this is notconsidered as colonization as it lasted for a short period of timeand during this time Italy could not co (MORE)

Who tried to colonize Ethiopia?

Italy and England. The Italians attempted a conquest of Ethiopia in 1895 (the FirstItalo-Ethiopian War), but the Ethiopians forced the Italians toretreat using Russian and French-made weaponry. It was a horriblyembarrassing affair for the Italians since Whites were believed tobe genetically superio (MORE)

Why was Ethiopia colonized?

Ethiopia was NEVER colonized, it was just partially occupied under Italy for 5 years but was not colonized. ever. The above is incorrect. Ethiopia was not colonized until 1936. Italy did place Italian inhabitans in the country, but the enterprise did not last. Italy's colonial claims were ackno (MORE)

What is colonning?

if you mean cloning then " Cloning in biology is the process of producing similar populations of genetically identical individuals that occurs in nature when organisms such as bacteria, insects or plants reproduce asexually. Cloning in biotechnology refers to processes used to create copies of DNA f (MORE)

Why was Ethiopia not colonized by the british force?

Ethiopia is one of the only countries to have never lost its Independence. Other than the brief period when the Italians invaded, Ethiopia was never colonized. The reason that the British didn't take over the country after ww1 was that Ethiopia was a member of the League of Nations. The country is a (MORE)

What is cultures are in Ethiopia?

The dominant culture in Ethiopia I believe is the Amharic culture although the Oromo people outnumber them. The main religion is Ethiopian Christianity, followed by Sunni Islam.

Who was discover Ethiopia?

No one 'discovered' Ethiopia. People may indeed have been created there. The country is the oldest in Africa, having been known as a country at least since 1,000 BC. It was the home of the Queen of Sheba at that time.

Why Liberia and Ethiopia were not colonized?

Liberia was colonized by the for 27 years in the early 1800s before the European scramble for Africa. It was home for freed slaves to go back to Africa. The Ethiopians were able to fight of the Italians and keep themselves from getting colonized.

Are Liberia and Ethiopia better off not having been colonized?

No, Not at all. Because the two countries are poor in every thing from the other African countries. They both are suffering with lack good governance, adequate infrastructure, knowledge inefficiency and so many things. I thing it was better if they were colonized.

Where Ethiopia located?

Ethiopia is located in between butcheecksania, and goochistan. If this answer helped, please post me a sample of your urine, to PO BOX 6673, London SM75 6JZ.

Why didn't Europeans ever colonize Ethiopia?

Ethiopia is a christian country and has been since the 4th century AD.... As one of the major justifications for imperialism was the bringing of civilization and salvation to the indigenous natives of African states through the introduction of Christianity, European countries could hardly apply the (MORE)

Are there deserts in Ethiopia?

The Eastern Desert (Sahara) enters Ethiopia. The Danakil Desertlies in the Afar Triangle. It extends into the north-east ofEthiopia.

Who rules Ethiopia?

The Lion of Judah Emperor Haile Selassie I King of Kings & Lord of Lords Tsume Igzee'abiher Power of the Trinity

Was Sheba in Ethiopia?

The Bible doesn't say. Tradition claims that Ethiopia was part of Sheba (home of the Sabeans), but Biblical Ethiopia was primarily found in present-day Sudan, whereas some scholars feel that Sheba was located in southwest Arabia, most likely in modern-day eastern Yemen.

Is Ethiopia a MEDC?

No, Ethiopia would not be a MEDC. No, Ethiopia would not be a MEDC. No, Ethiopia would not be a MEDC. No, Ethiopia would not be a MEDC. No, Ethiopia would not be a MEDC. No, Ethiopia would not be a MEDC. No, Ethiopia would not be a MEDC. No, Ethiopia would not be a MEDC. No, Ethiopia would n (MORE)

Who is getnetabebe in Ethiopia?

getnetabebe is ethiopia patriot more or less throughpeaceful way now he post on cnn freedom figheter group for equalyshare in history in ethiopia.

Which European nation tried to colonize Ethiopia but failed and was humiliated?

The Italians attempted a conquest of Ethiopia in 1895 (the FirstItalo-Ethiopian War), but the Ethiopians forced the Italians toretreat using Russian and French-made weaponry. It was a horriblyembarrassing affair for the Italians since Whites were believed tobe genetically superior to Blacks and here (MORE)

What Is your colon for?

Your colon is where you body removes as much water as it can from the digestive process and then stores it until you are ready to remove it in the form of feces. With out colon you will go on defecating continuously. You will lose lot of water and important salts from your body including potassium (MORE)

What is Colonization-?

Colonization refers to a state whereby a microorganism is found in a person without causing a disease.