Emirate of Fujairah

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Āl Sharqī Dynasty

See also Abu Dhabi, Emirate of; Ajman, Emirate of; Āl Qāsimī, Dynasty of; Dubai, Emirate of; Umm al-Qaiwain, Emirate of

Rush, A. de L., ed. Ruling Families of Arabia: United Arab Emirates 2 vols., n. p., (1991).Zahlan, R. S., Origins of the United Arab Emirates (New York, 1978).


Ḥamad I (son of ‛Abd Allāh; shaykh of Fujairah on the Gulf of Oman by 1879; asserted independence of Sharjah 1902)


Sayf (son)


Muḥammad (brother; British protectorate 1952–71; amir and member, United Arab Emirates 1971)


Ḥamad II (son)

Subjects: History.

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