, Persian officer who, at the battle of D̲h̲ū Ḳar [
q.v.], was in command of the Persian troops who were driven back by the Bakr b. Wāʾil [
q.v.] and who was killed in the battle. Al-Masʿūdī (
Murūd̲j̲, ii, 228 = ed. Pellat, i, 648) calls him, in error, al-Hurmuzān, but he should not be confused with the Persian general of this name [
q.v.] who was assassinated by ʿUbayd Allāh b. ʿUmar. (Ed.) Bibliography Ṭabarī, i, 1030, 1032, 1034 f. (tr. Nöldeke,
Geschichte der Perser, Leiden 1879, 335, 338, 340, 342) Ibn al-Wardī,
Taʾrīk̲h̲, Cairo 1285, i, 117 see also the
Bibl. of the article d̲h̲ū ḳār.