Shapur I

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Shapur I
𐭱𐭧𐭯𐭥𐭧𐭥𐭩
"Keeng o keengs o Iran an Aniran"[1]
(Middle Persie: šāhān šāh ērān ud anērān)
Cameo Shapur Valerianus Bab360 CdM Paris 2.jpg
Ring 12 April 240 – Mey 270[2]
Successor Hormizd I
Born ca. 215
Possibly Firuzabad
Dee'd Mey 270 (aged 55)
Bishapur
Buirial Unkent
Consort Gurdzad
Khuranzim
Issue Bahram I
Narseh
Hormizd I
Shapur Mishanshah
Hoose Hoose o Sasan
Faither Ardashir I
Mither Lady Myrōd
Releegion Zoroastrianism

Shapur I (Middle Persie: 𐭱𐭧𐭯𐭥𐭧𐭥𐭩; New Persie: شاپور), an aa kent as Shapur I the Great, wis the seicont shahanshah (keeng o keengs) o the Sasanian Empire.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. MacKenzie, David Niel (1998). "Ērān, Ērānšahr". Encyclopedia Iranica. 8. Costa Mesa: Mazda. 
  2. Shahbazi, Shapur (2003). "Shapur I". Encyclopedia Iranica. Costa Mesa: Mazda.