Seljuq dynasty
CEThe Seljuq dynasty (Persian: سلجوقيان‎ Saljūqiyān; Turkish: Selçuklular; Turkmen: Selçuklar) was a Turkish Sunni Muslim dynasty that gradually adopted Persian culture and contributed ...
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Byzantine–Seljuq Wars
The Byzantine–Seljuq wars were a series of decisive battles that shifted the balance of power in Asia Minor and Syria from the Byzantine Empire to the Seljuq Turks. Riding from the steppes of Central ...
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Great Seljuq Empire
CEThe Seljuk Empire was a medieval Turko-Persian empire, originating from the Qynyq branch of Oghuz Turks. The Seljuq Empire controlled a vast area stretching from the Hindu Kush to eastern ...
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Nishapur
Nishapur or Nishabur ( pronunciation ; Persian: نیشابور‎, also Romanized as Nīshāpūr, Nīshābūr, and Neyshābūr from Middle Persian: New-Shabuhr, meaning "New City of Shapur", "Fair Shap...
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Sultanate of Rum
The Sultanate of Rum (Turkish: Anadolu Selçuklu Devleti, meaning "Anatolian Seljuk State"; Persian: سلجوقیان روم‎ Saljūqiyān-i Rūm) was a medieval Turko-Persian, Sunni Muslim state ...
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Seljuk
Seljuk (Modern Turkish: Selçuk, Turkmen: Seljuk, Persian: سلجوق‎ Saljūq; also Seldjuk, Seldjuq, Seljuq; died c. 1038) was the eponymous hero of the Seljuq Turks. He was the son of a certain ...
Battle of Inab
The Battle of Inab, also called Battle of Ard al-Hâtim or Fons Muratus, was fought on 29 June 1149, during the Second Crusade. The Syrian army of Atabeg Nur ad-Din Zangi destroyed the combined army of...
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Mengujekids
Mengujekids (Modern Turkish: Mengüçoğulları or Mengücek Beyliği or Mengüçlü Beyliği ) was an Anatolian beylik of the first period, founded after the Battle of Manzikert. The Mengujekids ruled the regi...
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Mahmud I of Great Seljuq
Nasir ad-Din Mahmud I was the sultan of the Seljuk Empire from 1092 to 1094. He succeeded Malik Shah I as Sultan, but he did not gain control of the empire built by Malik Shah and Alp Arslan.Turkan Kh...
Battle of Harran
The Battle of Harran took place on May 7, 1104 between the Crusader states of the Principality of Antioch and the County of Edessa, and the Seljuk Turks. It was the first major battle against the new...
Yaghi-Siyan
Yaghi-Siyan (died June 3, 1098) was the governor of Antioch during the First Crusade.He was a Turkic slave of the Seljuk sultan Malik Shah I, who had captured Antioch in 1085 and appointed Yaghi-Siyan...
Fakhr al-Mulk Radwan
Fakhr al-Mulk Radwan (also Ridwan or Rudwan) (died December 10, 1113) was a Seljuq ruler of Aleppo from 1095 to 1113.
He was the son of Tutush I and brother of Duqaq, but was raised by his tutor (...
Siege of Baghdad (1157)
The Siege of Baghdad was the last Seljuq attempt to capture Baghdad from the Abbasids. Caliph al-Muqtafi successfully defended his capital against the collation armies of Seljuk Sultan Muhammad of Ham...
Battle of Artah
The Battle of Artah was fought in 1105 between Crusader forces and the Seljuk Turks. The Turks were led by Fakhr al-Mulk Radwan of Aleppo, while the Crusaders were led by Tancred, Prince of Galilee, ...
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Islamic Azad University of Neyshabur
Islamic Azad University of Nishapur(IAUN) is Main Branch of Islamic Azad University in Nishapur County,Northeast Iran, Khorasan Province .It was established in 1985 When the President of Iran said...
Akram Shammaa
Prince Akram Shammaa Al Zengi (Mohammad Akram Bin Mostafa Bin Mohammad Shammaa Al Zengi III; Arabic: محمد اكرم شماع بن مصطفى بن محمد شماع الزنكي; August 8 1930-June 9 2012) is a Prince of Al Zengid D...
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Battle of Ba'rin
36°26′17″E / 34.884628°N 36.438192°E / 34.884628; 36.438192In the Battle of Ba'rin (Mont Ferrand) in 1137, a Crusader force commanded by King Fulk of Jerusalem was scattered a...
Liparit IV, Duke of Kldekari
Liparit IV, sometimes known as Liparit III (Georgian: ლიპარიტ IV [III]), was an 11th-century Georgian general and political figure who was at times the most valuable support of King Bagrat IV of G...
Chobanids (beylik)
Chobanids (Turkish: Çobanoğulları or Çobanoğulları Beyliği) was an Anatolian beylik founded by the dynasty of the same name and controlled the region in and around the northern Central Anatolian city ...
Persianate
A Persianate society, or Persified society, is a society that is either based on, or strongly influenced by the Persian language, culture, literature, art, and/or identity.The term "Persianate" is a n...
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Tomb of Ahmed Sanjar
The Tomb of Ahmad Sanjar was built in Merv in 1157, following the death of Ahmad Sanjar, sultan of the Great Seljuk Empire. It is reported that his tomb was the site of pilgrimages.
The mausoleum ...
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Mount Binalud
Mount Binālud (In Persian: بینالود) is the highest peak in Razavi Khorasan province, Iran. It is also called the Khorasan roof. Made of Triassic-Jurassic metamorphic rocks, this mountain is 26 km...
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Seljuq pottery
Seljuq pottery was the pottery of the Seljuq Empire. With the end of the Seljuq Empire in the 14th century, the Ottoman Empire took over some of the traditions of the Seljuqs, especially in the early ...
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Battle of Harim
The Battle of Harim (Harenc) was fought on 12 August 1164 between the forces of Nur ad-Din Zangi and a combined army from the County of Tripoli, the Principality of Antioch, the Byzantine Empire and A...
Battle of Al-Sannabra
In the Battle of Al-Sannabra (1113), a Crusader army led by King Baldwin I of Jerusalem was defeated by a Muslim army sent by the Sultan of the Seljuk Turks and commanded by Mawdud ibn Altuntash of Mo...
Theodore Alyates
Theodore Alyates (Greek: Θεόδωρος Ἀλυάτης) was a Byzantine general and close associate of the Emperor Romanos IV Diogenes.Alyates hailed from Cappadocia and was a close friend of Romanos, who had ...