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Who is Alp Arslan?
Alp Arslan was the second Sultan of the Seljuk Empire and great-grandson of Seljuk, the eponymous founder of the dynasty. His real name was Muhammad bin Dawud Chaghri, and for his military prowess, personal valour, and fighting skills he obtained the name Alp Arslan, which means "Heroic Lion" in Turkish.
- also known as Diya ad-Din, Adud ad-Dawlah, Abu Shuja, Muhammad, Alp Arslan ibn Chaghri-Beg ibn Mikail ibn Seljuq ibn Duqaq
- born on (986 years ago), child of Chaghri Beg
- nationality: Seljuk Empire
- religion: Sunni Islam, Islam
- Marriage with Aka
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- died on (943 years ago) in Amu Darya of assassination
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50 Classic War Novels (2011)
by Golgotha Press
They may say what they like, but compared with him, Alp Arslan is a whitelivered Giaour.' 'Here is confusion to him and to ...
A Romance by Benjamin Disraeli
They may say what they like, but compared with him, Alp Arslan is a whitelivered Giaour.” 1 '(By ii 15- Wq “Here is confusion to him ...
by Benjamin Disraeli (Earl of Beaconsfield)
Alp Arslan is a white-livered giaour." " Here is eonfusion to him ...
by Abū al-ʿAbbās Aḥmad b. Muḥammad Ibn Ḵallikān, Ibn Khallikan, William MacGuckin de Slane
Alp Arslan, the son of the Sultan Mahmud, and surnamed al-Khafaji the Seljuk, was there with him. On Zinki's death, the chief men of the empire assembled, and with them the vizir Jamal ad-din Muhaminad al-lspahani, surnamed al-Jawad (the generous), and the kadi Kamal ad-din Abfi 'l-Fadl Mu— hammad as-Shahrozuri, persons of whom notice will ...
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