Abba Gomol

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Abba Gomol
King of the Kingdom of Jimma
Reign 1862–1878
Predecessor Abba Bok'a
Successor Abba Jifar II
Full name
Moti Abba Gomol
Dynasty Kingdom of Jimma

Moti Abba Gomol was a King of the Gibe Kingdom of Jimma (r. 1862–1878).


Abba Gomol was the son of Abba Bok'a and a woman from the Busase family of the Kingdom of Kaffa.

His major achievement was conquering the Kingdom of Garo, which became the southeast portion of the Kingdom of Jimma.[1]


  1. ^ Herbert S. Lewis, A Galla Monarchy: Jimma Abba Jifar, Ethiopia (Madison, Wisconsin, 1965), pp. 43f.
Preceded by
Abba Bok'a
Kingdom of Jimma Succeeded by
Abba Jifar II