Timur is also spelled Timour.
The English called Timur
Tamerlane. His nickname was Timur Leng, which means
Timur the Lame.
Timur insisted he was a descendant of
Genghis Khan. He certainly acted
In 1395, Timur invaded the territory of
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Mongol Dominions 1300-1405
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