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From: norenxaq <>
Subject: Re: POSSIBLE GATEWAY: FROM AFRICA TO EUROPE
Date: Wed, 31 Mar 2004 21:38:14 -0800
References: <20040331.232626.-584799.1.davteague@juno.com> <017901c417a9$2836ac00$340c0043@hppav>


>
> On the other hand: the proposed Aksumite king who started this whole thread
> was Lalibala, a member of the Zagwe dynasty. Therefore this line, if
> substantiated at the other end, in Georgia or Byzantion, would not bring in
> a Solomonic claim of even the most faith-based conceptions.
>
> Respectfully,
> Ford

According to at least one legend, the founder of the Zagwes married the
daughter of the last Axumite ruler. So, such a claim might be still possible
through that link


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