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Barmakids, the title of the most famous family of dīwān-sālār (chancellors) and viziers during the ʿAbbāsid period. They were actively involved in t…

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Sadeq Sajjadi and Translated by Rahim Gholami, “Barmakids”, in: Encyclopaedia Islamica, Editors-in-Chief: Farhad Daftary. Consulted online on 29 May 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-9831_isla_COM_00000083>
First published online: 2015

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