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what are ethiopians?

are they part black- part indian. i would like to know....

6 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
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    What's this about Indians in Ethiopia? Maybe in the Indian Embassy in Addis Ababa, but nowhere else. There are 80+ ethnic groups in Ethiopia, but none are Indian. The people of Ethiopia are Semitic and Black. The Black population includes a few remaining Falasha, who are Jewish. The rest of the country is Orthodox Christian and Muslim, roughly evenly split.

  • 1 decade ago

    Who are ethiopians you mean. They are people, like you and I. Ethiopia is in Africa, eastern part, right next to Somalia. I don't know where you got the idea that ethiopians are part Indians but they are not. They are not related to india in anyway. I have lived in Ethiopia for over 12 years, and heard no such thing.

  • 1 decade ago

    people from Ethiopia, not from South Africa, but north. As far as having Indian roots, I've never heard of this, but they are lighter skinned.

  • 1 decade ago

    they are people who come from Ethiopia, yes they are black skinned but they ARE indians

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  • 1 decade ago

    No race in particular, i mean you can be caucasian/white and be ethopian. an ethopian is someone from ethiopia. duh!

  • 1 decade ago

    they are from south africa and are africans

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