The Queen of Sheba
(Arabic BILQIS; Ethiopic MAKEDA)
The "Queen of the South" who visited Solomon.
According to the Ethiopian Kebra Negast,
she had a son named Menelik
by Solomon who later brought
the Ark of the Covenant to Axum.
She is considered a saint (St. Makeda) by the Ethiopian Church.
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