Axum

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Axum
አክሱም
City
Street in Axum
Axum is located in Ethiopia
Axum
Coordinates: 14°7′N 38°44′E / 14.117°N 38.733°E / 14.117; 38.733Coordinates: 14°7′N 38°44′E / 14.117°N 38.733°E / 14.117; 38.733
Country  Ethiopia
Region Tigray
Zone Mehakelegnaw
Near East in 565 AD, showing the kingdom of Aksum and its neighbors

Axum or Aksum is a city in northern Ethiopia. It was the original capital of the kingdom of Axum.