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The Qemant

a pagan-Hebraic peasantry of Ethiopia

by Frederick C. Gamst

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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kemants

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 125-128.

    Statementby Frederick C. Gamst.
    SeriesCase studies in cultural anthropology
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT380 .G35
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 128 p.
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4910754M
    LC Control Number76088764

    Qemant territory. Although this is a fine book in the tradi- tional cultural anthropological sense (A la Ruth Benedict, etc.) it lacks the newer and more “ethnoscience” approaches in anthro- pology. Gamst has given us a good “cook book” on how to be a Qemant, but Author: Robert Fernea. Maggie McCune , Till The Sun Grows Cold, Headline Book Publishing Ltd, ISBN Deborah Scroggins, , Emma's War, Pantheon Books, New York Dianna J. Shandy, , "Nuer-American Passages: Globalizing Sudanese Migration," Gainesville: University Press of Florida.

    Great deals on Anthropology Books. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items!   Very few people in Ethiopia now practice Judaism because most of the Jews of Ethiopia, who call themselves Beta Israel (“the house of Israel”), moved to Israel during Operation Moses and Operation Solomon, two daring airlifts in the ‘80s and ‘90s, and at various times since now has about , Ethiopian Jews, a third of them born there after their parents immigrated, and.

    The Qemant traditionally practiced a religion which is said to combine elements from Judaism, paganism and animism. According to the American scholar Frederic C. Gamst, their "Hebraism is an ancient form and unaffected by Hebraic change of the past two millenia".   The origins of the Qemant are unknown, for they lack a written history. According to oral tradition, the founder of the Qemant was a man called Anayer, who is said to have been a grandson of Canaan, son of Ham, son of Noah. After seven years of famine in his own country, he is said to have come to the area of Lake Tana, in Ethiopia.


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Canaan (Hebrew: כְּנַעַן – Kənáʿan, in pausa כְּנָעַן – Kənā́ʿan), according to the Book of Genesis in the Hebrew Bible, was a son of Ham and grandson of Noah, and was the father of the Canaanites.

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Qemant have 99 percent of similarity with Amhara compared to other people. We are living with the same geography and we are interconnected.

The name Qemant is only known for five years.” The Qemant, a group of less thanpeople, are a subgroup of the Agew. The Qemant is a month study of an ancient civilization in Ethiopia.

The book has been written as a brief introduction to the Qemant & to their religion--a focal point of the Qemant way of life. The Qemant (Ge'ez: ቅማንት) are a small ethnic group in Northwestern Ethiopia (Gondar). They are related to the Agaw people in Ethiopia.

The Qemant people traditionally practiced an early Hebraic religion, however most members of the Qemant are followers of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church.

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The Qemant (Ge'ez: ቅማንት) are a small ethnic group in Ethiopia, who, despite their close historical and ethnic relationship, should not be confused with the Beta Israel.

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