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‛Adil Shahi family [‛Ādil Shāhī]locked

  • R. Nath,
  • Sheila S. Blair
  •  and Jonathan M. Bloom

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Dynasty that ruled portions of southern India from 1489 to 1686. Its founder, Yusuf ‛Adil Shah (reg 1489–1509), had come to India from Persia and was appointed governor of Bijapur under the Bahmani family rulers. He declared his independence when that dynasty declined. Yusuf had a prolonged conflict with the Portuguese, who were able to secure Goa in ...

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