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Battle of Gomit
LocationGomit, Ethiopia
Result Ethiopian victory
Ethiopia Adal Sultanate
Commanders and leaders
Zara Yaqob Badlay ibn Sa'ad ad-Din
Casualties and losses
Badlay ibn Sa'ad ad-Din

The Battle of Gomit (another name: battle of Ygubba[1]) was fought in 1445 between Ethiopia and her tributary the Adal Sultanate. The Ethiopians were led by Zara Yaqob, while the forces of Adal were led by Sultan Badlay ibn Sa'ad ad-Din of Adal. The Ethiopian army was victorious, and Badlay ad-Din was killed.


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