Timur

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Timur

(tiːˈmʊə) or

Timour

n
(Biography) See Tamerlane

Tam•er•lane

(ˈtæm ərˌleɪn)

also Tamburlaine



n.
(Timur Lenk) 1336?–1405, Tartar conqueror in S and W Asia.
Also called Timur.
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Noun1.Timur - Mongolian ruler of Samarkand who led his nomadic hordes to conquer an area from Turkey to Mongolia (1336-1405)Timur - Mongolian ruler of Samarkand who led his nomadic hordes to conquer an area from Turkey to Mongolia (1336-1405)
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Timurlane, Ghenghiz Khan and Nazis have been only footnotes of history.
According to the Cihan news agency, the Culture and Tourism Ministry recently gave TL 90,000 to the Mardin Archeology Museum to fund the continued excavation work of the ancient Dara ruins believed to have been destroyed by the Turko-Mongol ruler Timurlane.
How many skulls did Timurlane leave stacked in pyramids where bedouin fork wheat against the wind and watch it fall.