Timur Lenk

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Mongolian ruler of Samarkand who led his nomadic hordes to conquer an area from Turkey to Mongolia (1336-1405)

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A descendant of Genghis Khan, Timur Lenk (Timur the Lame), usually known in English as Tamerlane (1336-1405), began a career of conquest that made it seem almost as though Genghis Khan had been reborn, for he never lost a battle.