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fl. late 13th to early 14th century

Krestos-Qäsäba, (perhaps fl. late 13th -early 14th century A.D.), was a "heathen woman" converted by St. Täklä-Haymanot. She was a daughter of Krestos-Haräya and sister of Sewa-Wängél.

Richard K. P. Pankhurst


E. A. Wallis Budge, The Life and Miracles of Takla Haymânôt (London, 1906), 277.

This article is reproduced, with permission, from The Dictionary of Ethiopian Biography, Vol. 1 'From Early Times to the End of the Zagwé Dynasty c. 1270 A.D.,' copyright © 1975, edited by Belaynesh Michael, S. Chojnacki and Richard Pankhurst, Institute of Ethiopian Studies, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. All rights reserved.