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  • ABOMEY, capital of the ancient kingdom of Dahomey, West Africa, now included in the French colony of the same name.
  • Abomey is built on a rolling plain, 800 ft.
  • In November 1892, Behanzin, the king of Dahomey, being defeated by the French, set fire to Abomey and fled northward.
 
 

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