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1) Abomey. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Abomey, (aboma´, bo´me) (KEY) , town (1992 pop. 66,595), S Benin. It is the trade center for an agricultural region where grain, peanuts, and palm products are processed....

2) Benin, country, Africa. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...is the capital and Cotonou is the largest city and chief port. Other principal towns include Abomey, Ouidah, and Parakou. 1 Land and PeopleBenin falls into four main...

3) 1724-27. 2001. The Encyclopedia of World History
...1724-27 Dahomey ruler Agaja embarked on conquest of smaller and older polities in area of Abomey, greatly increasing the power of the state. 1 1730 Oyo attacked Dahomey...

4) Porto-Novo. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Great Britain, which was active in nearby S Nigeria. However, the inland Dahomean kingdom of Abomey resented the French presence, and fighting broke out. In 1883...

5) Chapter 24. The Killing of the Divine King. § 2. Kings killed when their Strength fails. Frazer, Sir James George. 1922. The Golden Bough
...eye by an accident, he at once abdicated. 14 Many days journey to the north-east of Abomey, the old capital of Dahomey, lies the kingdom of Eyeo. The Eyeos are governed...

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