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Mengistu (name)

Mengistu ( Amharic: መንግስቱ) is a male given name of Ethiopian origin that may refer to:

  • Mengistu Haile Mariam (born 1937), Ethiopian President and Chairman of the Derg
  • Mengistu Worku (1940–2010), Ethiopian football player and coach
  • Mengistu Neway (1919–1961), Ethiopian commander of the Imperial Bodyguard
  • Mengistu Lemma (1924–1988), Ethiopian playwright and poet.

Category:Ethiopian given names