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one of the many astronomers who worked for the Buyids in Baghdad in the 4th/10th century.
, Shaikh (1564-1624), outstanding Mughal mystic and prolific writer on Sufi themes.
, Shaikh (1564-1624), Indian Sufi known as Mojadded-e alf-e Ṯāni, the Renovator of the second millennium (of Islam).
M. J. Sheikh-ol-Islami
(r. 1909-1925), the seventh and last ruler of the Qajar dynasty.
C. E. Bosworth
Ghaznavid official and vizier, d. ca. 434/1043.
R. M. Savory
Qizilbāš amir in the Safavid service.
Persian poet (first half of the 8th/14th century).
third il-khan of Iran (r. 680-83/1282-84), seventh son of Hülegü.
J. van Ess
Karrāmī theologian who lived about 400/1010.