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The Marashiyan or Marashis (Mazandarani: مرعشیون, Persian : مرعشیان) were an Iranian Sayyid Twelver Shiʿite dynasty of Mazandarani origin, ruling in Mazandaran from 1359 to 1596. The dynasty was founded by Mir-i Buzurg, a Sayyid native to Dabudasht.

Persian language Western Iranian language

Persian, also known by its endonym Farsi, is one of the Western Iranian languages within the Indo-Iranian branch of the Indo-European language family. It is a pluricentric language primarily spoken in Iran, Afghanistan and Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and some other regions which historically were Persianate societies and considered part of Greater Iran. It is written right to left in the Persian alphabet, a modified variant of the Arabic script.

Iranian peoples diverse Indo-European ethno-linguistic group

The Iranian peoples, or the Iranic peoples, are a diverse Indo-European ethno-linguistic group that comprise the speakers of the Iranian languages.

Sayyid honorific title

Sayyid (Arabic: سيد‎ [ˈsæj.jɪd], Persian: [sejˈjed]; meaning "Mister"; plural: Saadat or Sadat Arabic: سادة‎ sādah is an honorific title denoting people accepted as descendants of the Islamic prophet Muhammad and his cousin Imam Ali through his grandsons, Hasan ibn Ali and Imam Husayn ibn Ali, sons of Muhammad's daughter Fatimah and son-in-law Ali.


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Kamal al-din MarashiMir-i BuzurgIskandar-i ShaykhiKiya AfrasiyabHasan II (Bavandid ruler)Sharaf al-MulukShah-KaykhusrawShahriyar VYazdagird (Bavandid ruler)Muhammad (Bavandid ruler)Ardashir II (Bavandid ruler)Rustam VArdashir I (Bavandid ruler)Hasan I (Bavandid ruler)Shah Ghazi RustamAli I (Bavandid ruler)Qarin IIIShahriyar IVAl-MarzubanRustam IIShahriyar IISharwin IIRustam IQarin IShahriyar ISharwin ISurkhab IIMihr MardanSurkhab IFarrukhzadRukn al-Din Khurshahمحمد سوم بن حسن سومحسن سوم بن جلال الدین بن محمد دوممحمد دوم بن حسن بن محمدحسن بزرگ امیدمحمد بن بزرگ‌امیدKiya Buzurg UmmidHassan-i SabbahFakhr al-DawlaMu'ayyad al-DawlaKeikavusManuchihrQabusBisutunVushmgirMardavijHasan al-UtrushMuhammad ibn ZaydHasan ibn ZaydMazyarWandad HurmuzdPadusban IGil GavbaraKhurshid of TabaristanFarrukhan the LittleDadhburzmihrFarrukhan the GreatDabuyaGil GavbaraMarashis

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