Sultan
Sultan (/ˈsʌltən/; Arabic: سلطان‎ Sulṭān, [sʊlˈtˤɑːn, solˈtˤɑːn]) is a noble title with several historical meanings. Originally, it was an Arabic language abstract noun meaning "strength", "...
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Suleiman the Magnificent
In the 16th Century an Ottoman Sultan known as the second Solomon ruled half the civilized world. He was known as Süleyman the Magnificent. During his 46-yea...
Nasrid dynasty
The Nasrid dynasty (Arabic: بنو نصر‎ banū Naṣr) was the last Muslim dynasty in Spain, ruling the Emirate of Granada from 1232 until 1492. The Nasrid dynasty rose to power after the defeat of...
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Ismail II, Sultan of Granada
Ismail II (October 2, 1338 – June 24, 1360), was the second son of Yusuf I and the ninth Nasrid ruler of the Moorish Emirate of Granada in Al-Andalus on the Iberian Peninsula. He reigned from A...
Sutawijaya
Sutawijaya, also known as Panembahan Senopati, stylized name as Senopati ing Alaga Sayiddin Kalifatullah Tanah Jawi (1584–1601), was a king of the Mataram Sultanate.He was the son of Ki Ageng Pemanaha...
Janissary
The Janissaries (Ottoman Turkish: يڭيچرى yeniçeri, meaning "new soldier") were elite infantry units that formed the Ottoman Sultan's household troops and bodyguards. Sultan Murad I created the for...
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Sulayman Solong
Sulayman Solong (Arabic: سليمان سلونق‎) (c. 1550 – c. 1637) was the first historical sultan of Darfur. According to several sources, he ruled the Sultanate of Darfur from 1596 to 1637. Howev...
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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Confederation of sultanates in Lanao
The Sultanates of Lanao in Mindanao, Philippines were founded in the 16th century through the influence of Shariff Kabungsuan, who was enthroned as first Sultan of Maguindanao in 1520. The Maranaos of...
Mawana Amadi bin Boina Kombo
Mawana Amadi bin Boina Kombo (died 1829) was Sultan of Mayotte from 1817 until his death in 1829.
Zain-ul-Abidin
Sultan Ghiyas-ud-Din Zain-ul-Abidin (reigned: 1418-1419 and 1420-1470 ) was a sultan of Kashmir in the present day Jammu and Kashmir state of India. Mohibbul Hasan has said that "Of all the Sultans wh...
Jalayirid Sultanate
CEThe Jalayirids were a Mongol Jalayir dynasty which ruled over Iraq and western Persia after the breakup of the Mongol Khanate of Persia (or Ilkhanate) in the 1330s. The Jalayirid sultanate lasted ...
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Upper Aulaqi Sultanate
The Upper Aulaqi Sultanate (Arabic: سلطنة العوالق العليا‎ Salṭanat al-‘Awālaq al-‘Ulyā) was a state in the British Aden Protectorate and the Federation of South Arabia. Its capital was Nisa...
Abu Bakr Atiku
Abu Bakr Atiku (1782–1842) was the third Sultan of the Sokoto Caliphate from October 1837 until November 1842.
Abu Bakr Atiku Muhammed Bello was born to the second wife of Usman dan Fodio in 1782....