::Emperor of Ethiopia


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{{#invoke:Side box|main}} The Emperor of Ethiopia (Ge'ez: ንጉሠ ነገሥት{{#invoke:Category handler|main}}, nəgusä nägäst, "King of Kings") was the hereditary ruler of the Ethiopian Empire, until the abolition of the monarchy in 1975. The Emperor was the head of state and head of government, with ultimate executive, judicial and legislative power in that country. A National Geographic Magazine article called imperial Ethiopia "nominally a constitutional monarchy; in fact [it was] a benevolent autocracy".<ref>Nathaniel T. Kenney, "Ethiopian Adventure", National Geographic, 127 (1965), p. 555.</ref>

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