Paduspanids

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Paduspanid dynasty

پادوسبانیان
655–1598
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Map of the normal domains of the Paduspanids in Tabaristan
Common languages Persian
Caspian languages
Religion
Zoroastrianism (655-15th-century)
Islam (15th-century-1598)
GovernmentMonarchy
Ispahbadh
Ustandar
Malek
 
 665–694
Paduspan I (first)
 1590–1598
Jahangir IV (last)
Historical era Middle Ages
 Established
655
  Safavid conquest
1598
Preceded by
Succeeded by
DabuyidDynastyGreatestExtent.png Dabuyid dynasty
Safavid dynasty Safavid Flag.svg

The Paduspanids or Baduspanids (Persian: پادوسبانیان) were a local dynasty of Tabaristan which ruled over Royan, Nur and Rostamdar. The dynasty was established in 655, [1] and ended in 1598 when the Safavids invaded their domains. [2]

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History

The founder of the Paduspanid dynasty was Paduspan I, (also known by the Arabicized form Baduspan), who was the son of Gil Gavbara, [2] the founder of the Dabuyid dynasty. Thus making the Paduspanids of Sasanian descent like the Dabuyids.

Known Paduspanid rulers

Nur branch

Kojur branch

References

  1. The Political and Dynastic History of the Iranian World (A.D. 1000-1217), C.E. Bosworth, The Cambridge History of Iran, Volume 5, ed. J. A. Boyle, John Andrew Boyle, (Cambridge University Press, 2001), 29.
  2. 1 2 BADUSPANIDS, W. Madelung, Encyclopaedia Iranica

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