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What makes Ethiopia special and unique?

Compared to the countries and cultures surrounding Ethiopia, what about the country really makes it stand out?

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  • 9 years ago
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    Everything about the country.

    Ethiopia has never been colonized, always been independent and defeated Italians twice.

    Ethiopia is known to hold the original ark of the covenant in Axum.

    Lucy, oldest human fossil, was found there and Ethiopia's known as the origin of man kind.

    Coffee was founded in Ethiopia.

    Culture is very unique, the traditions, food, religions, customs, languages, dancing, music are all very diverse and beautiful.

    One of few African countries with it's own alphabet.

    The Rastafarian faith is based around Ethiopia's last king Haile Selassie.

    Has many historical, cultural, natural and religious attractions.

  • 9 years ago

    The people, the language, the food, the culture, the land. Everything makes Ethiopia stand out.

    Source(s): Born and raised in Ethiopia baby!
  • 6 years ago

    let me tell you 10 points

    1. birth place of humanity

    2. calendar and watch system

    3. Alphabet

    4. birth place of coffee

    5. Never colonized

    6. Staple food Enjera

    7. Graphics, artifacts, architecture, music

    8. Natural attractions like erta ele, dallol, sof omar

    9. 10 world heritage 1st in Africa

    10. Long distance running

    Aklilu kebede

  • 9 years ago

    Origin of humanity

    A nation that wasnt colonized by the Europeans because they won the war

    King Salassie

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  • 6 years ago

    more that 80 nation and nationality live together and they have more than 80 different local language!

  • thought to be one of the origin points of humanity.

  • 9 years ago

    Well, they have pirates that steal and shoot innocent sailors

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