Person:Batu of Genhis (1)

Batu Khan of Genghis
b.abt 1208
d.1255
Facts and Events
Name Batu Khan of Genghis
Gender Male
Birth? abt 1208
Death? 1255
Title (nobility)? Khan of Golden Horde
Reference Number? Q175138?


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Batu Khan (; , Bat haan, , Bá dū, , ; c. 1205–1255), also known as Sain Khan (Сайн хаан, Sayn hân) and Tsar Batu, was a Mongol ruler and founder of the Golden Horde, a division of the Mongol Empire. Batu was a son of Jochi and grandson of Genghis Khan. His ulus was the chief state of the Golden Horde, which ruled Rus', Volga Bulgaria, Cumania, and the Caucasus for around 250 years, after also destroying the armies of Poland and Hungary. "Batu" or "Bat" literally means "firm" in the Mongolian language. After the deaths of Genghis Khan's sons, he became the most respected prince called agha (elder brother) in the Mongol Empire.

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References
  1.   Batu Khan, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2.   Person:94922, in Rodovid.