Shoa

Shoa, the southmost division of Abyssinia (q.v.); was an independent country till its conquest by Theodore of Abyssinia in 1855; is traversed by the Blue Nile, and has a mixed population of Gallas and Abyssinians.

Population (circa 1900) given as 1,500,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Shinar
Shintoism
Ship-Money
Shipton, Mother
Shiraz
Shiré
Shirley, James
Shishak
Shittim Wood
Shoa
Shoddy
Shoeburyness
Sholapur
Shore, Jane
Shoreditch
Shoreham, New
Shorthouse, Joseph Henry
Shovel, Sir Cloudesley
Shrewsbury
Shropshire