Marand Khanate

The Marand Khanate (Persian: خانات مرند) was an 18th–19th century khanate based in Marand. The khanate is known as one of the khanates, located in historic Azerbaijan, which remained semi-independent for 81 years.

Marand Khanate
خانات مرند
مرند خانلیغی
1747–1828
StatusKhanate
CapitalMarand
Common languagesPersian (official), Azerbaijani (majority)
Religion
Shia Islam
GovernmentKhanate
History 
• Established
1747
• Independence from Afsharids
1747
• Disestablished
1828
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Afsharid Iran
Qajar Iran
Today part ofIran

The Khans of MarandEdit

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