African Journal of
History and Culture

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Hist. Cult.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-6672
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJHC
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 171

Full Length Research Paper

The Amharic proverbs and their use in Gǝʿǝz Qǝne (Ethiopian poetry)

Hiruie Ermias
  • Hiruie Ermias
  • Universität Hamburg, Hiob Ludolf Centre for Ethiopian Studies, Alsterterrasse 120354 Hamburg, Germany.
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  •  Received: 11 May 2020
  •  Published: 31 January 2020

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