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Addis Abebe

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  1. a former long-distance runner from Ethiopia, best known for winning a bronze medal in the infamous 10,000 meters at the 1992 Summer Olympics

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  2. born September 5, 1970

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  3. a long distance runner

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  4. His name is very similar to Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia

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  5. Addis is his first name meaning new, and his last father's name, Abebe means "blooming", while "Abeba" (or "Ababa") means "flower", both from the same Semitic root (cf. Abib)

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