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Babur

Overview page. Subjects: World History.

(1483–1530)

The first Mogul Emperor of India (1526–30). He was born in Ferghana, Central Asia, in a princely family of mixed Mongol and Turkish blood. Failure to recover his...

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Babur

Overview page. Subjects: World History.

(1483–1530)

The first Mogul Emperor of India (1526–30). He was born in Ferghana, Central Asia, in a princely family of mixed Mongol and Turkish blood. Failure to recover his...

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Babur (1483–1530)

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 78 words.

b. Zahir ud-Din Muhammad. Babur (Turk. ‘tiger’) became ruler of Fergana in 1495, and engaged in a long

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Bābur (1526–30)

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 169 words.

Founder of the Mughal Dynasty of India (1526–1857—originally from Uzbekistan), and wrote the important Bābur-nama, which includes details of contemporary gardens and plants. After the loss...

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Babur

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 48 words.

(1483–1530),

first Mogul emperor of India c. 1525–30, descendant of Tamerlane. He invaded India c.1525 and conquered the territory from the Oxus to Patna. A Muslim, he instigated...

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Babur (1483–1530)

Edited by Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 107 words.

(1483–1530)

The first Mogul Emperor of India (1526–30). He was born in Ferghana, Central Asia, in

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Babur (1483–1530)

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 110 words.

The first *Mogul Emperor of India (1526–30). He was born in Ferghana, Central Asia, in a princely family of mixed Mongol and Turkish blood. Failure to recover his father’s lands caused him...

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Bābur (b. 1483)

Sheila Haywood.

in The Oxford Companion to the Garden

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Lifestyle, Home, and Garden. 257 words.

(b. 1483), 1st Mughal Emperor (1508–30), a descendant of both Genghis Khan and Timūr Leng, was,

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Babur, Emperor (1526–30)

C. E. Bosworth.

in The Oxford Companion to Military History

January 2001; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 205 words.

founder of Mughal rule in India. He was a Turco-Mongol prince descended from the great military conqueror Timur, whose

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Babur, Zahir al-Din Muhammad

Edited by John L. Esposito.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

August 2004; p ublished online November 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Islam; Society and Culture. 57 words.

First Mughal ruler of India (r. 1526–30). Descended from Timur, he fought most of his life for tribal

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Bura

Edited by Henry Louis Gates and Kwame Anthony Appiah.

in Encyclopedia of Africa

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Studies. 50 words.

The Bura, also known as Pabir and Babur, primarily inhabit the Borno State of northeastern Nigeria. They speak an

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Mughal Empire

Munis D. Faruqui.

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 2579 words.

Zahir-ud-Din Mohammad, commonly known as Babur, founded the Mughal Empire after his successful invasion of northern India in

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Mughal empire

John Bowker.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies. 60 words.

A Muslim dominion in India, lasting from 1526 to 1857. It was founded by Babur (d. 1530), and

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Akbar ‘the Great’ (1556–1605)

C. E. Bosworth.

in The Oxford Companion to Military History

January 2001; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 253 words.

the greatest Mughal emperor of India. The foothold gained by Akbar's grandfather Babur was lost by the latter's son Humayun

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Lotus Garden

in The Oxford Companion to the Garden

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Lifestyle, Home, and Garden. 182 words.

Dholpur, Rajasthan, India. A garden made by Bābur which was forgotten for 400 years before it was identified by Elizabeth

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Ram Bagh

Sheila Haywood.

in The Oxford Companion to the Garden

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Lifestyle, Home, and Garden. 238 words.

Agra, India. The 1st Mughal Emperor Bābur's memoirs describe in detail the first garden he laid out by the

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Mughal Empire

Edited by John L. Esposito.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

August 2004; p ublished online November 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Islam; Society and Culture. 200 words.

Muslim empire on the Indian subcontinent founded in 1526 by Babur (d. 1530), descended on his father's side from

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Mogul Empire (1526–1857)

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 113 words.

Muslim Empire in India founded by Babur, who conquered Delhi and Agra in 1526. The Mogul Empire reached

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Mughal–Sikh intersections

Pashaura Singh.

in A Dictionary of Sikh Studies

P ublished online April 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion; Sikhism. 283 words.

After winning the battle of Panipat in 1526, Babur (1483‒1530) established the Mughal dynasty in India. This happened in the lifetime of ...

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Bura

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 50 words.

The Bura, also known as Pabir and Babur, primarily inhabit the Borno State of northeastern Nigeria. They speak an Afro-Asiatic

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Bagh-i Wafa

Sheila Haywood.

in The Oxford Companion to the Garden

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Lifestyle, Home, and Garden. 162 words.

Kabul, Afghanistan, the Garden of Fidelity, was the favourite garden of the 1st Mughal Emperor Bābur and is described in

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