Salghurids

The Salghurids (Persian: سلغُریان), also known as the Atabegs of Fars (اتابکان فارس), were a Persianate[3] dynasty of Salur[4] Turkmen origin[5] that ruled Fars, first as vassals of the Seljuqs then for the Khwarazm Shahs in the 13th century.

Salghurids
سلغُریان
1148–1282
StatusAtabegate
CapitalShiraz
Common languagesPersian (official, court literature)[1][2]
Turkic (ruling dynasty)
Religion
Sunni Islam
GovernmentMonarchy
Atabeg 
 1148–1161
Sunqur ibn Mawdud
 1264–1282
Abish Khatun
Historical eraMiddle Ages
 Established
1148
 Disestablished
1282
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Seljuk Empire
Ilkhanate

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