Afsharid dynasty

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The Afsharid dynasty
دودمان افشار

 

1736–1796
 

Flag Coat of arms
Afsharid Kingdom before the conquest of India, Oman, and Northern Central Asia
Capital Mashhad
Language(s) Turkish, Persian
Government Monarchy
Shah Nader Shah (first)
Shahrokh (last)
History
 - Afsharid dynasty begins 1736
 - Afsharid dynasty ends 1796

The Afsharids (Turkish: Afşar Hanedanı, Persian: افشاریان) was a Turkish dynasty between 1736 to 1796 in Iran, Origin of Afsharid shahs was Greater Khorasan in Turkmenistan. Founder of this Empire was Nader Shah Afshar.

The Afsharid Empire was the greatest dynasty in Iran after Islam.


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