Ithiopia still follows the Orthodox Julian calendar which consists of 12 months of 30 days and a 13th month, Pagume, of five or six days, depending on whether or not it is a leap year.
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List of Ethiopian Kings by H.I.H. Tafari Makonnen, June 19, 1922
Ithiopian names for Christmas are Liddet, Genna and also Qiddus Bala Wald.
Tradition has it that Balthasar, one of the Three Kings, was from Ethiopia, and is often depicted as a Black man even in the West.