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Oghuz Turkic Sunni Muslim dynasty that gradually became Persianate and contributed to the Turco-Persian tradition in the medieval Middle East and Central Asia. Wikipedia

  • Khwarazmian dynasty

    Persianate Sunni Muslim dynasty of Turkic mamluk origin. The dynasty ruled large parts of present-day Central Asia, Afghanistan, and Iran in the approximate period of 1077 to 1231, first as vassals of the Seljuqs and the Qara-Khitan, and later as independent rulers, up until the Mongol conquest of the Khwarazmian Empire in the 13th century. Wikipedia

  • Seljuk Empire

    High medieval Turko-Persian * "Aḥmad of Niǧde's al-Walad al-Shafīq and the Seljuk Past", A. C. S. Peacock, Anatolian Studies, Vol. 54, , 97; "With the growth of Seljuk power in Rum, a more highly developed Muslim cultural life, based on the Persianate culture of the Seljuk court, was able to take root in Anatolia." Founded by Tughril Beg and his brother Chaghri Beg (989–1060) in 1037. Wikipedia

  • Turkoman (ethnonym)

    Turkoman (Middle Turkic: تُركْمانْ, and Türkmân, Türkman and Türkmən, Türkmen, Türkmen, Persian: sing. Term that was widely used during the Middle Ages for the people of Oghuz Turkic origin. Wikipedia

  • Ghaznavids

    Persianate Muslim dynasty of Turkic mamluk origin, at their greatest extent ruling large parts of Iran, Afghanistan, much of Transoxiana and the northwest Indian subcontinent from 977 to 1186. Founded by Sabuktigin upon his succession to rule of the region of Ghazna after the death of his father-in-law, Alp Tigin, who was a ex-general of the Samanid Empire from Balkh, north of the Hindu Kush in Greater Khorasan. Wikipedia

  • List of dynasties, states or empires which are Turkic-speaking, of Turkic origins, or both. There are currently six recognised Turkic sovereign states. Wikipedia

  • Turkey

    Transcontinental country straddling Southeastern Europe and Western Asia. Bordered on its northwest by Greece and Bulgaria; north by the Black Sea; northeast by Georgia; east by Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Iran; southeast by Iraq; south by Syria and the Mediterranean Sea; and west by the Aegean Sea. Wikipedia


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    • The status quo in Western Asia was challenged by later waves of Turkish migration, particularly the arrival of the Seljuk Turks in the 10thcentury.First Crusade-Wikipedia
    • In particular, the arrival of the Seljuk Turks in the 10thcentury.Crusades-Wikipedia
    • The city retains a number of historical monuments, including several from the Seljuk period.Kayseri-Wikipedia
    • In c. 1090, it was occupied by the forces of the Seljuk Turks, not long after the Battle of Manzikert.Rhodes-Wikipedia
    • It has been suggested that the popularity of the Ismā'īlī religion in Persia was due to the people's dissatisfaction with the Seljuk rulers, who had recently removed local rulers.Hassan-i Sabbah-Wikipedia
    • Rumi lived most of his life under the Persianate Seljuk Sultanate of Rum, where he produced his works and died in 1273AD.Rumi-Wikipedia

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