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described by Jāmī as the foremost among the shaikhs of Češt. He was born in 260/874.
(1244-1303/1828-86), a Turkish poet who also wrote poetry in Persian.
C. M. Kieffer
ancient name of a large tribe, or more particularly of a group of Afghan tribes, better known by the name of Dorrānī since the reign of Aḥmad Šāh Dorrānī (1747-72).
Name appearing on four diverse, high-quality silks of the first half of the 17th century.
I. H. Siddiqi
Author of Tārīḵ-e Dāʾūdī, fl. early 17th century.
S. de Laugier de Beaureceuil
Outstanding commentator of the Koran, traditionist, polemicist, and spiritual master (5th/11th century).
See EBN AL-BAYṬĀR.
Arab general and governor active in Iran, b. in Mecca in 4/626.
C. P. Haase
Timurid khan (k. 1451).
Medical author (early 5th/11th century).