Muhammadjon Shakuri

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Muhammadjon Shakuri (Tajik: Муҳаммадҷон Шакурӣ, Persian: محمدجان شکوری‎‎; February, 1925, Bukhara – September 16, 2012, Dushanbe), also known as Muhammad Sharifovich Shukurov, was a prominent Tajik intellectual and one of the notable literary figures of the Persian language of the 20th century.[1]

Among his main works is a Tajiki-Persian dictionary. He also had a significant role in preserving Tajik identity.

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