|Country of origin||Ethiopia|
|Wool color||Unicolored from white to dark brown|
The Adal is unicolored from white to dark brown. Average mature weight for a ram is 35 kg (77 lb) and a ewe 24 kg (53 lb) . They have short ears often appearing to have none. At birth, males are on average 2.54 kg (5.6 lb) and ewes 2.26 kg (5.0 lb).
It is especially adapted to arid, dry climates. Rams and ewes are polled (hornless). The Adal is classified as a fat-tailed hair breed and has short, stiff fibers.
- "Adal". Breeds of Livestock. Oklahoma State University, Dept. of Animal Science. Retrieved 2009-05-07.
- "Adali/Ethiopia". Domestic Animal Diversity Information Service. Retrieved 2009-05-07.
- "General Breed Information". Domestic Animal Genetic Resources Information System. International Livestock Research Institute. Retrieved 2009-05-07.
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