Sharaf Khan Bidlisi

Emir of Bitlis

Sharaf Khan Bidlisi (Kurdish: شەرەفخانی بەدلیسی, romanized: Şerefxan Bedlîsî, 1543 –1603), was a Kurdish prince and historian. In 1597 he wrote a book on Kurdish history, Sharafnama.[1]

  • Sharaf Khan Bidlisi
  • Kurdish: شەرەفخانی بەدلیسی, romanized: Şerefxanê Bedlîsî
Emir, Mir and Khan
ReignEmirate of Bitlis
SuccessorShamsaddin Bag Abu Alma'ali
Born25 February 1543
Died1603 (60 years)
Full name
Sharaf Khan Bidlisi
DynastyBitlisi dynasty
FatherShamsaddin Batlisi
ReligionIslam

ReferencesEdit

  1. Bidlisi, Sharaf Khan; Izady, Mehrdad R. (2005). The Sharafnama, or, The history of the Kurdish nation, 1597. Mazda. ISBN 978-1-56859-074-5.