Tippu Sultan
biographical name see Tipu

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Tippu Sultan — Infobox Monarch name = Tipu Sultan title = Ruler of Mysore reign = 1782 1799 coronation = predecessor = Hyder Ali successor = suc type = heir = issue = royal house = royal anthem = father = Hyder Ali mother = Fakhr un nissa date of birth =… …   Wikipedia

  • Tippu Sultan — ▪ sultan of Mysore also spelled  Tipu Sultan,  also called  Tippu Sahib, or Fateh Ali Tipu,  byname  Tiger Of Mysore  born 1749, –53?, Devanhalli, India died May 4, 1799, Seringapatam       sultan of Mysore, who won fame in the wars of the late… …   Universalium

  • Tippu Sultan — Englische Darstellung von Tipu Sultan (1805) Tipu Sultan (Tipu Sahib; * 19. November 1749 oder 10. Dezember 1750 in Devanahalli; † 4. Mai 1799 in Shrirangapattana) herrschte über den Staat Mysore im Süden Indiens. Er war ein Sohn und seit 1782… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tippu — or Tipu can refer to: * Tippu Sultan, Indian ruler * Tippu , a South Indian film playback singer; husband of Kollywood Singer Harini. * Tipu, a Mayan archaeological site …   Wikipedia

  • Sultan Battery (Mangalore) — river [cite web url = http://www.mangaloremithr.com/NewsDisplay.aspx?News ID=301 Title=Sultan title = Sultan Battery – built by Tippu Sultan was known as Sultan’s Battery accessdate = 2008 03 06 publisher = MangaloreMithr.com] ] Sultan Battery… …   Wikipedia

  • Tippu Tip — or Tib (1837 June 14, 1905), real name Hamed bin Mohammed bin Juma bin Rajab bin Mohammed bin Said el Murgebi, was a Swahili Zanzibari trader, notorious slaver, plantation owner and governor. Working for a succession of sultans of Zanzibar, he… …   Wikipedia

  • Tippu Tip — (auch Tippo Tip, westlich vom Kongo Mutschi Pula oder Tupa Tupa genannt; * 1837 oder 1838; † 13. Juni 1905 in Stone Town, Sansibar), mit richtigem Namen Hamed bin Juma bin Rajab bin Mohammed bin Said el Murjebi, war ein ostafrikanischer Sklaven… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tippu-Tip — (auch Tippo Tip, westlich vom Kongo Mutschi Pula oder Tupa Tupa genannt; * 1837 oder 1838; † 13. Juni 1905 in Stone Town, Sansibar), mit richtigem Namen Hamed bin Juma bin Rajab bin Mohammed bin Said el Murjebi, war ein ostafrikanischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tippu Sahib — Tippu Sahib, Sultan von Maisur, geb. 1751, gest. 4. Mai 1799, folgte seinem Vater Haider Ali (s. d.) 10. Dez. 1782, focht mit Glück gegen die Engländer in Südindien und zwang sie im März 1784 durch Vertrag zur Räumung seines Reiches. Durch den… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Tippu Tib — ▪ Arab trader also called  Muhammed Bin Hamid   born 1837 died June 14, 1905, Zanzibar [now in Tanzania]       the most famous late 19th century Arab trader in central and eastern Africa. His ambitious plans for state building inevitably clashed… …   Universalium

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