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Kajar

[kah-jahr, kuh-]
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noun
  1. a dynasty that ruled Persia 1794–1925.
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Historical Examples

  • He was favoured by the Kajar Shahs and had a considerable following.

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  • The Kajar Shahs had the right to kingship only in the absence of the Imam.

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  • It was formerly the residence of the Kajar princes, the ancestors of the present Persian dynasty.

  • The kings of the Kajar dynasty, members of royal families, and 450 saints are actually buried within the precincts of the shrine.