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Q: I need the correct name and spelling of Timol? The succsessor of Ghangas Khan ( Answered,   0 Comments )
Subject: I need the correct name and spelling of Timol? The succsessor of Ghangas Khan
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Asked by: rusty1here-ga
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Posted: 10 May 2006 05:01 PDT
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Question ID: 727236
I need the correct name and spelling of "Timol"? The succsessor of Ghangas Khan
and his burrial place when and how  his tomb was discovered.

Request for Question Clarification by efn-ga on 10 May 2006 07:19 PDT
Wikipedia's category page on Mongol Khans does not list any name that
looks like "Timol."

Genghis Khan's immediate successor was his son Ögedei.  Can you give
us any more information about the person about whom you are asking?
Subject: Re: I need the correct name and spelling of Timol? The succsessor of Ghangas Kha
Answered By: politicalguru-ga on 10 May 2006 08:48 PDT
Dear Rusty, 

The name you're looking for is "Timur" (a.ka., Timur Lang and not
"Timol"). Perhaps you've heard the name from someone, whose language
does not have an "r", or that "r" is interchangeable with "l" (like

Timur is a successor of Genghis Khan, though not a direct successor -
he comes 150 years after Khan.

Look up for information about him: 


Tamerlane (1336 - 1405) - The Last Great Nomad Power

Timur and Timurids



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