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, ( G̲h̲azī Evrenos ) makes his appearance in history after the emirate of Ḳarasi̊ had been occupied by the Ottomans (after 735/1334-5), and given by sultan Ork̲h̲ān as tīmār to his eldest son Süleymān Pas̲h̲a, into whose service came the begs of the amīrs of Ḳarasi̊, Ḥād̲j̲d̲j̲ī İl-Begi, Ed̲j̲e Beg, G̲h̲āzī Fāḍil and Evrenos. According to the genealogical tree of the family, confirmed by a deed of waḳf (published by Ö. L. Barkan, in Vakıflar Dergisi , ii, Ankara 1942, 342-3), the father of Evrenos is said to have been ʿĪsā Beg, later called Prangi because he died in the village of that n…

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Mélikoff, I.. "Ewrenos." Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition. Edited by: P. Bearman, Th. Bianquis, C.E. Bosworth, E. van Donzel, W.P. Heinrichs. Brill Online, 2016. Reference. 30 May 2016 <http://referenceworks.brillonline.com/entries/encyclopaedia-of-islam-2/ewrenos-SIM_2214>
First appeared online: 2012
First Print Edition: isbn: 9789004161214, 1960-2007

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