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- Ardashir II, was the eleventh Sassanid King of Persia from 379 to 383. He was the brother of his predecessor, Shapur II. During the reign of Shapur II, Ardashir had served as governor-King of Adiabene, where he had reportedly persecuted Christians.
- Ardashir II was the ruler of the Bavand dynasty from 1238 to 1249. His grandmother was a sister of Rustam V, and he was also related to the Nizari Ismaili Jalaluddin Hasan through his mother.
- parent of Muhammad
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A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ... in Thirty Volumes with New American Supplement
Ardashir II., an old man, who was perhaps chosen king for similar reasons to those which governed the choice of Shapûr as an infant. As prince and governor of Adiabene Ardashir had taken an active part in the suppression of Christianity in ...
Encyclopaedia britannica (1911)
a dictionary of arts, sciences, literature and general information by Hugh Chisholm
Ardashir II., 379- 383.
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