Dabuya

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Dabuya
Ispahbadh of Tabaristan
Reign660-712
PredecessorGil Gavbara
SuccessorFarrukhan the Great
Died712
Tabaristan
HouseDabuyid dynasty
FatherGil Gavbara
ReligionZoroastrianism

Dabuya or Dabuyih (Persian: دابویه‎), was the Dabuyid ruler (ispahbadh) of Tabaristan. He succeeded his father Gil Gavbara in 660 and reigned until his death in 712. His son, Farrukhan the Great succeeded him.

Sources[edit]

  • Madelung, W. (1975). "The Minor Dynasties of Northern Iran". In Frye, R.N. The Cambridge History of Iran, Volume 4: From the Arab Invasion to the Saljuqs. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. pp. 198–249. ISBN 978-0-521-20093-6.
  • Madelung, Wilferd (1993). "DABUYIDS". In Yarshater, Ehsan. Encyclopaedia Iranica, Vol. VI, Fasc. 5. London et al.: Routledge & Kegan Paul. pp. 541–544. ISBN 1-56859-007-5.
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Dabuya
Iranian royalty
Preceded by
Gil Gavbara
as Ispahbadh of Tabaristan
Ispahbadh of Tabaristan
660-712
Succeeded by
Farrukhan the Great
as Ispahbadh of Tabaristan