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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Zahir-ud-Din the great grandson of Timurlane was invited by local rulers to weaken the Sultanate of Delhi but little did they know about his long term plans.
They somehow forgot that those like Alexander the Great, Genghis Khan, Timurlane, the Mughals - they all crossed this region but were unable to rule it.
Timurlane, Ghenghiz Khan and Nazis have been only footnotes of history.