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Mākān b. Kākī
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, Abū Manṣūr, like his father was a captain in the army of the ʿAlid rulers of Ṭabaristān. Saiyid Abu ’l-Ḳāsim Ḏj̲aʿfar b. Saiyid Nāṣir, son-in-law of Mākān, who came to the throne after the flight of Saiyid Abū Muḥammad Ḥasan b. Ḳāsim, known as the Dāʿī (“the summoner unto the truth”), appointed Mākān to the governorship of Ḏj̲urd̲j̲ān. Saiyid Abu ’l-Ḳāsim died in 312 (924) and was succeeded by Saiyid Abū ʿAlī Muḥammad b. Abu ’l-Ḥusain Aḥmad. Mākān deposed him, sent him as a prisoner to ʿAlī b. Ḥ…

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Nazim, M., “Mākān b. Kākī”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, First Edition (1913-1936), Edited by M. Th. Houtsma, T.W. Arnold, R. Basset, R. Hartmann. Consulted online on 24 September 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-871X_ei1_SIM_4473>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004082656, 1913-1936



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