Ayyubid dynasty
The Ayyubid dynasty (Kurdish: دووگەلی ئەییووبی Dûgela Eyûbîyan; Arabic: الأيوبيون‎ al-Ayyūbīyūn; Turkish: Eyyûbîler) was a Muslim dynasty of Kurdish origin, founded by Salad...
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Saladin
Ṣalāḥ ad-Dīn Yūsuf ibn Ayyūb (Kurdish: سەلاحەدینی ئەییووبی/Selahedînê Eyûbî; Arabic: صلاح الدين يوسف بن أيوب‎; Turkish: Selahaddin Eyyûbî) (1137/1138 – 4 March 1193), better known in the...
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Saladin in Egypt
While Saladin is most famous for his wars with the Crusader States the beginning of his military career was under his uncle Shirkuh on behalf of Nur al-Din in Egypt. His time in Egypt gave him the mi...
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Sultan of Egypt
Sultan of Egypt was the status held by the rulers of Egypt after the establishment of the Ayyubid dynasty of Saladin in 1174 until the Ottoman conquest of Egypt in 1517. Though the extent of the Egypt...
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Siege of Jerusalem (1187)
The Siege of Jerusalem was a siege on the city of Jerusalem that lasted from September 20 to October 2, 1187, when Balian of Ibelin surrendered the city to Saladin. Citizens wishing to leave paid a ra...
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Siege of Aleppo (1260)
37°09′48″E / 36.198133°N 37.16328°E / 36.198133; 37.16328The Siege of Aleppo lasted from 18 January 1260 to 24 January 1260.After receiving the submission of Haran and Edessa,...
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Bab al-Nairab
Bab al-Nairab (Arabic: باب النيرب‎, also spelled Bab al-Nayrab) meaning the "Gate of Al-Nayrab", was one of the nine historical gates of the Ancient City of Aleppo in northern Syria, but has...
Al-Rukniyah Madrasa
36°17′39″E / 33.534583°N 36.29417°E / 33.534583; 36.29417Al-Rukniyah Madrasa (Arabic: المدرسة الركنية‎) is a 13th-century madrasah located in Damascus, Syria.
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Izz al-Din Usama
Izz al-Din Usama was a 12th-century Ayyubid emir and a nephew of Saladin.
In 1183, he was ordered by Saladin to move the Rabbadh Fortress at Ajlun in northern Jordan (known as al-Urdunn at the tim...