Türe

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Türe

 

the title given to the sons of khans and to certain rulers of the house of Jagatai in Central Asia from the 13th to the 15th century. Prior to the early 20th century, the title ture was also applied to certain noblemen, including high-ranking tsarist civil servants.

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