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Altan Khan, 1508-1582


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    • Алтан Хан, 1508-1582
    • Altan Qaġan, 1508-1582
    • Altan Qan, 1508-1582
    • Altan Khaan, 1508-1582
    • Алтан Хаан, 1508-1582
    • Anda, 1507-1581
    • An-ta, 1507-1581
    • Andahan, 1508-1582
    • Aletanhan, 1508-1582
    • Antan, 1508-1582
    • Shunyi wang, 1508-1582
    • An-ta-han, 1508-1582
    • A-le-tʻan-han, 1508-1582
    • An-tʻan, 1508-1582
    • Shun-i wang, 1508-1582
    • Anda, 1508-1582
    • 俺答, 1508-1582
    • Amda Khan, 1508-1582
    • Амда Хан, 1508-1582
    • 阿勒坦汗, 1508-1582
    • Chakravardi Altan Khaan, 1508-1582
    • Чакраварди Алтан Хаан, 1508-1582
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1508-01-20
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1582-01-13
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    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Mongols--Kings and rulers
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    • Earlier Established Forms

      • An-ta, 1507-1581
      • Anda, 1507-1581
    • Sources

      • found: His Pei Ti Shun-i wang An-ta hsieh piao, 1981:t.p. (Shun-i wang An-ta)
      • found: Tzʻu hai, 1979(An-ta-han, 1507-1581; also: A-le-tʻan-han; An-tʻan; leader of Tʻu-mo-tʻe, Mongolia)
      • found: An-ta-han pʻing chuan, 1992:p. 147, etc. (b. lunar 12/1507=Jan. 2[0],1508; d. lunar 12/1581=Jan. 13,1582)
      • found: Erdeni tunumal neretü sudur, 2001:t.p. (Altan Qa [gamma] an der Tümed-Mongolen [ALA-LC romanization Altan Qaġan]) p. xi (1507-1582) p. 51 (Der letzte Monat des mongolischen Kalendars reicht in das neue Jahr der westlichen Zeitrechnung hinein. Altan Qa[gamma]an wurde daher nach dem europäischen Kalendar im Jahre 1508 geboren.)
      • found: Nėrt Mongol khu̇mu̇u̇siĭn namtryn oĭllogo, 2000(Алтан Хан = Altan Khan, 1507-1582; TЇumЇediІin Khan; grandson of BatmЇonkh DaЋiЌan Khaan (1464-1517))
      • found: Erdeni tunumal neretü sudur, 2001:t.p. (Altan Khan)
      • found: Google search, January 10, 2008(Altan Khan AKA Altan Qan; given name Anda; ruler of Tu̇med Mongols of present-day Inner Mongolia; b. 1507; d. 1582)
      • found: Encyclopedia of Mongolia and the Mongol Empire, c2004:(Altan Khan, 1508-1582; successful warrior khan who made peace with China and initiated the Mongols' second conversion to Buddhism; Altan (Golden) and his twin sister Mönggön (Silver) were born on January 20, 1508, to Barsu-Bolod Sain-Alag (d. 1519), the jinong (Chinggisid viceroy) of the Three Western Tümens (modern southwestern Inner Mongolia; On his father's death, Altan, as a second son, inherited the Tümed Tümen living around modern Hohhot in Inner Mongolia; In 1575 he invited the Tibetan cleric, bSod-nams rGya-mtsho (1543-1588) to instruct him personally; in summer 1578 bSod-nams rGya-mtsho hailed Altan Khan as the Buddhist universal monarch and incarnation of Qubilai Khan, while Altan Khan granted the title Dalai Lama to bSod-nams rGya-mtsho; Altan Khan died on January 13, 1582)
      • found: Mongolyn tu̇u̇khiĭn baga nėvtėrkhiĭ tolʹ, 1998-2002:(Алтан (Амда) Хан = Altan (Amda) Khan)
      • found: Aletanhan zhuan, 1991:title page (阿勒坦汗 = Aletanhan)
      • found: Chakravardi Altan Khaany tuuzh, 2006:page 3 (Атлан Хаан = Altan Khaan; 1507-1581 [Mongolian lunar calendar = 1508-1582])
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      • 1983-07-21: new
      • 2019-02-28: revised
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