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Tamerlane

[tam-er-leyn] /ˈtæm ərˌleɪn/
noun
1.
(Timur Lenk) 1336?–1405, Tartar conqueror in southern and western Asia: ruler of Samarkand 1369–1405.
Also, Tamburlaine.
Also called Timour, Timur.

Timour

or Timur

[ti-moo r] /tɪˈmʊər/
noun
1.
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Timur

/tiːˈmʊə/
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Tamerlane

/ˈtæməˌleɪn/
noun
1.
Turkic name Timur (tiːˈmʊə). ?1336–1405, Mongol conqueror of the area from Mongolia to the Mediterranean; ruler of Samarkand (1369–1405). He defeated the Turks at Angora (1402) and died while invading China
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