Borjigin
Borjigin (plural Borjigid; Mongolian: Боржигин, Borjigin; Борджигин, Bordžigin; Mongolian script: Borjigit, also known as the Altan urag (Mongolian: Алтан ураг, Altan urag, Golden kin), were t...
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Genghis Khan
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Appanage
An appanage or apanage (pronounced /ˈæpənɪdʒ/) or French: apanage ([a.pa.naʒ]) is the grant of an estate, title, office, or other thing of value to a younger male child of a sovereign, who would o...
Descent from Genghis Khan
Descent from Genghis Khan (Mongolian: Алтан ураг Altan urag, meaning "Golden lineage"; Kazakh : Tore) is traceable primarily in Central Asia. His four sons and other immediate descendants are...
Descent from Genghis Khan - Wikipedia
Mongol-Jin Dynasty War
The Mongol conquest of the Jin dynasty (Chinese: 蒙金戰爭), also known as the Mongol-Jin War, lasted over 23 years and the Jin dynasty finally fell in 1234, the year that the Mongol Empire had claimed...
Qara Hülëgü
Qara Hülëgü (died 1252) was head of the ulus of the Chagatai Khanate (1242 - 1246, 1252). He was the son of Mö'etüken (killed during the 1221 siege of Bamiyan), and a grandson of Chagatai Khan.Qara Hü...
Qara Hülëgü - Wikipedia
Khutughtu Khan, Emperor Mingzong of Yuan
Khutughtu Khan (Mongolian: Хутагт хаан, Hutagt haan, Qutuγtu qaγan), also known as Emperor Mingzong of Yuan (Chinese: 元明宗, December 22, 1300 – August 30, 1329), born Kuśala (Mongolian: Хүслэн Höslen),...
Siege of Baghdad (1258)
The Siege of Baghdad, which lasted from January 29 until February 10, 1258, entailed the investment, capture, and sacking of Baghdad, the capital of the Abbasid Caliphate, by Ilkhanate Mongol forces a...
Siege of Baghdad (1258) - Wikipedia
Jayaatu Khan, Emperor Wenzong of Yuan
Jayaatu Khan (Mongolian: Заяат хаан, Jayaγatu qaγan, 1304–1332), born Tugh Temür, also known as Emperor Wenzong of Yuan (Chinese: 元文宗, 16 February 1304 – 2 September 1332), was an Emperor of the Yuan ...
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Negübei
Negübei was a khan of the Chagatai Khanate (1271-1272?). He was the son of Sarban.In 1271 Negübei was appointed by Kaidu as head of the Chagatai Khanate. A year after his enthronement, however, he reb...
Khaidu (ruler)
Khaidu (c. 1040-1100) was a Mongol ruler from the Borjigin clan who was the great-great-grandson of Bodonchar Munkhag (c. 850-900). Khaidu's great-grandson was Khabul Khan (c. 1100-1148). Khabul Khan'...
Tekuder
Ahmed Tekuder (Mongolian: Tögöldör/Төгөлдөр, meaning “perfect”), also known as Sultan Ahmad (reigned 1282–1284), was the sultan of the Persia-based Ilkhanate, son of Hulegu and brother of Abaqa. He wa...
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Ambaghai
Ambaghai Khan was a khan of Khamag Mongol in 1149–1156, one of the great grandsons of Khaidu Khan and the cousin and predecessor of Hotula Khan. During his rule, he was captured by the Tatars under th...
Yesugei
Yesugei Baghatur or Yesükhei (Modern Mongolian: Есүхэй баатар, Yesukhei baatar; died 1171), was a major chief of the Khamag Mongol confederation and the father of Temüjin, later known as Genghis Khan....
Yesugei - Wikipedia
Ghazan
Mahmud Ghazan (1271–1304) (Mongolian: Газан хаан, Chinese: 合贊, sometimes referred to as Casanus by Westerners) was the seventh ruler of the Mongol Empire's Ilkhanate division in modern-day Ira...
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Ilyas Khoja
Ilyas Khoja (died 1368) was Khan in Transoxiana (1363) and Khan of Moghulistan from 1363 to 1368. He was the son of Tughlugh Timur.In 1363 Tughlugh Timur, who had recently taken control of Transoxiana...
Khutulun
Khutulun (c. 1260 – c. 1306), also known as Aigiarne, Aiyurug, Khotol Tsagaan or Ay Yaruq (literally Moonlight) was the most famous daughter of Kaidu and a niece of Kublai Khan. Her father was m...
Könchek
Könchek (died 1308) was Khan of the Chagatai Khanate (1307–1308). He was the son of Duwa.Upon his father's death, Könchek became Khan. His reign only lasted a year, before his death in 1308.
Esen Buqa I
Esen Buqa I was Khan of the Chagatai Khanate (1310 – c. 1318). He was the son of Duwa.In 1309 Esen Buqa's brother Kebek ordered a meeting (quriltai) to determine the future of the khanate following hi...
Esen Buqa I - Wikipedia
Tarmashirin
Tarmashirin Khan (ruled 1331AD - 1334AD) was the khan of the Chagatai Khanate following Duwa Timur.
Tarmashirin is famous for his campaign in India in 1327 before he was enthroned. He destroyed ev...
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Abaqa Khan
Abaqa Khan (1234–1282), also Abaga (Mongolian: Abaga Khaan, "paternal uncle"; Mongolian Cyrillic: Аваг хаан), or Abagha Khan, was the second Mongol ruler (Il-khan) of the Persian Ilkhanate. The son o...
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Saray Mulk Khanum
Saray Mulk Khanum (c. 1343 – 1406) was the Great (or Grand) Empress of the Timurid Empire as the chief consort of Timur, also known as Tamerlane the Great, the founder of the Timurid Empire as well as...
Saray Mulk Khanum - Wikipedia
Genghis Khan
Genghis Khan (/ˈɡɛŋɡɪs ˈkɑːn/ or /ˈdʒɛŋɡɪs ˈkɑːn/; [tʃiŋɡɪs xaːŋ]; Traditional Mongolian: ᠴᠢᠩᠭᠢᠰ ᠬᠠᠭᠠᠨ; Chingis/Chinghis Khan; c. 1162 – 18 August 1227), born Temüjin, was the founder ...
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Mongol raids into Palestine
Mongol raids into Palestine took place towards the end of the Crusades, as a follow-up to the temporarily successful Mongol invasions of Syria, primarily in 1260 and 1300. Following each of these inva...
Mongol raids into Palestine - Wikipedia
Hotula Khan
Hotula Khan was a Khan of Khamag Mongol and the son of Khabul Khan, and thus great-uncle of the Genghis Khan. He died fighting the Tatars. No Mongol emerged as khan after him until Genghis Khan. His n...
Tumen (unit)
Tumen or Tümen ("unit of ten thousand"; Mongolian: Түмэн, Tümen; Turkish: Tümen) was a part of the decimal system used by the Mongol peoples to organize their armies. Tumen is an army unit of ...
Tini Beg
Tini Beg(Te-ne bak), also known as Tinybeg, was the khan of the Golden Horde from 1341 to 1342. He succeeded from his father Öz Beg Khan, and was then followed by his brother Jani Beg.Muslim sources ...
Ragibagh Khan, Emperor Tianshun of Yuan
Ragibagh (Arigabag), also known as Emperor Tianshun of Yuan (Chinese: 元天順帝), was a son of Yesün Temür who was briefly installed to the throne of the Yuan Dynasty in Shangdu in 1328. Although he should...
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