Muḥammad ʿAlī S̲h̲āh Ḳād̲j̲ār
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, the sixth ruler of the dynasty. He was born at Tabrīz on 21 June 1872, the eldest son of Muẓaffar al-Dīn S̲h̲āh [q.v.] by a Ḳād̲j̲ār wife, Umm al-K̲h̲āḳān. She was the daughter of Mīrzā Muḥammad Taḳī K̲h̲ān (Amīr Kabīr [q.v. in Suppl.]) and ʿIzzat al-Dawla, a sister of Nāṣir al-Dīn S̲h̲āh [q.v.]. Muḥammad ʿAlī received the title Iʿtiḍād al-Salṭana in 1882 and ten years later he was made Sardār of the troops in Ād̲h̲arbāyd̲j̲ān. In 1893, after an earlier marriage to a concubine, he married D̲j̲ahān K̲h̲ānum, the daughter of Kāmrān Mīrzā, the favourite son of Nāṣ…

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Burrell, R.M., “Muḥammad ʿAlī S̲h̲āh Ḳād̲j̲ār”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition, Edited by: P. Bearman, Th. Bianquis, C.E. Bosworth, E. van Donzel, W.P. Heinrichs. Consulted online on 16 October 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1573-3912_islam_SIM_5384>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004161214, 1960-2007



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