Böritigin of Ghazni

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Böritigin or Böri (in Turkic the name means wolf prince) was a Turkic officer, who served as the Samanid governor of Ghazna from 974/975 to 977.

Sources[edit]

  • Frye, R.N. (1975). "The Sāmānids". In Frye, R.N. The Cambridge History of Iran, Volume 4: From the Arab Invasion to the Saljuqs. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. pp. 136–161. ISBN 0-521-20093-8.
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Preceded by:
Bilgetegin
Governor of Ghazna
975– 20 April 977
Followed by:
Sabuktigin