Irbis Ishbara Yabgu Qaghan

Irbis Ishbara Yabgu Qaghan (full title: Yǐpíshābōluóyèhùkĕhàn 乙毗沙钵罗叶护可汗, personal name: Ashina Baobu 阿史那薄布) - was a Qaghan of Nushibi faction in Western Turkic Khaganate.

Irbis Ishbara Yabgu Qaghan
乙毗沙钵罗叶护可汗
Qaghan of the Western Turkic Khaganate (Nushibi faction)
Reign640-641
PredecessorEl Kulug Shad
SuccessorIrbis Seguy
BornAshina Baobu
阿史那薄布
Died641
HouseAshina
FatherGenna Shad (伽那设)

ReignEdit

He was a son of Genna Shad (伽那设), thus a nephew of El Kulug Shad.[1] However, according to some sources he was a son of Ashina Tong.[2] He was acknowledged as khagan by Taizong. Khagan sent governors to the Tarim Basin, Tashkent, Samarkand and Bactria to assert rule.[1] However, he was soon killed by men following orders of Yukuk Shad in 641.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Ahmet., Taşağil (1995–2004). Gök-Türkler. Atatürk Kültür, Dil, ve Tarih Yüksek Kurumu (Turkey). Ankara: Türk Tarih Kurumu Basımevi. ISBN 975161113X. OCLC 33892575.
  2. ^ Old Tang Book - Turk Biographies 《旧唐书·突厥传》