- 1489?–1587, Turkish architect, especially of mosques.
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This mosque, designed by Sinan, an Armenian architect, is still quite perfect.
It was built by Sinan; but it would seem that he was throughout ordered to copy S. Sophia.Constantinople
William Holden Hutton
The 17th to Sinan, fourteen coss, which is an ancient city, where they manufacture great store of cottons.
Full of wrath Malek-es-Saleh wrote a letter to the sheikh Sinan filled with the bitterest reproaches.
The credit of Sinan vanished at once, and those who had just been adoring the god now threatened to take the life of the impostor.