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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.
10th/16th century historian of the Afghans in India.
vizier and amir under the Timurids (d. 912/1507).
See AḤMAD ŠĪRĀZĪ.
a Conservative Sufi with unreserved loyalty to the Šarīʿa (1049 -1141).
(1061-1119/1650-1707), a distinguished Kurdish poet, mystic, scholar, and intellectual who is regarded by some as the founder of Kurdish nationalism.