Timurid

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Timurid refers to those descended from Timur (Tamerlane), a 14th-century conqueror:

  • Timurid dynasty (Timurid empire, Timurid emirates) of Central Asia, founded by Timur
  • Mughal empire of the Indian subcontinent, founded by Timur's descendants, sometimes called itself the ‘Timurid empire’ as well