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Abū Saʿīd Bahādur Khān
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Abū Saʿīd Bahādur Khān (8 Dhū al-Qaʿda 704–13 Rabīʿ II 736/2 June 1305–November 1335), Ūljāytū's son and successor, was the last Īlkhānid ruler of Persia. He appears to have been the first Īlkhān to have received an Islamic name from birth, and on the basis of a letter from him to the Mamlūk sultan in Egypt, al-Nāṣir Muḥammad b. Qalāwūn, al-Ṣafadī (10/322) states that his name was …

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Khatibi, Abolfazl and Translated by Rahim Gholami, “Abū Saʿīd Bahādur Khān”, in: Encyclopaedia Islamica, Editors-in-Chief: Farhad Daftary. Consulted online on 02 June 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-9831_isla_COM_0132>
First published online: 2015

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