|Zulfaqar Khan Afshar|
|Khan of Zanjan|
|Reign||1747 – 1780|
|Successor||Ali Khan Afshar|
|Born||Zanjan, Iranian Azerbaijan, Persia|
|Died||Zanjan, Iranian Azerbaijan, Persia|
Zulfaqar Khan Afshar (Azerbaijani : Zülfüqar xan Əfşar) was the first khan of the Zanjan Khanate from 1747 to 1780.
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|Preceded by|| Khan of Zanjan |
Ali Khan Afshar