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Category:Sassanid Empire

English: The Sassanid Empire or Sassanian Empire — the fourth Persian Empire (224 CE - 651).
  • The last pre-Islamic dynasty of the Ancient Persia, located in present day Iran.
فارسی: ساسانیان
Sasanian Empire 
Derafsh Kaviani flag of the late Sassanid Empire.svg 
last Iranian empire before the rise of Islam
Wikipedia
Instance of empire (651, 224),
historical country,
periodization
Named after
  • House of Sasan
Capital
Basic form of government
  • feudal monarchy
Official language
Founded by
Inception 226
Dissolved, abolished or demolished 651
Population
  • 40,000,000
Area
  • 3,500,000 square kilometre (550)
Followed by
  • Rashidun Caliphate
  • Qarinvand dynasty
  • Zarmihrids
  • Dabuyid dynasty
  • Masmughans of Damavand
  • Bavand dynasty
Authority control
GND ID: 4072922-9
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Subcategories

This category has the following 18 subcategories, out of 18 total.

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Media in category "Sassanid Empire"

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