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Who is Ahmad Khani?
Ahmad Khani, Ahmad-i Khani or Ehmede Xani was a Kurdish writer, poet and philosopher. He was born amongst the Khani's tribe in Hakkari province in present-day Turkey. He moved to Bayezid in Ritkan province and settled there. Later he started with teaching Kurdish at basic level. Khani was fluent in Kurdish, Arabic and Persian. He wrote his Arabic-Kurdish dictionary "Nûbihara Biçûkan" in 1683 to help children with their learning process.
- also known as Ehmede Xani, Ahmede Xani
- born in (366 years ago) in Hakkari
- nationality: Ottoman Empire
- profession: Poet, philosopher, writer
- died in (309 years ago) in Doğubeyazıt
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