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Haile Selassie

Syllabification: Hai·le Se·las·sie
Pronunciation: /ˈhīlē səˈlasē
 
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  • (1892–1975), emperor of Ethiopia 1930–74; born Tafari Makonnen. In exile in Britain during the Italian occupation of Ethiopia 1936–41, he was restored to the throne by the Allies and ruled until he was deposed by a military coup.

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