Date of Birth: First half of the 18th century
Place of Birth: Presumably in or near T‘ok‘at‘
Date of Death: Unknown; presumably second half of the 18th century
Place of Death: Unknown
The author designates himself as T‘ok‘at‘c‘i, indicating his association with the central Anatolian city of T‘ok‘at‘ (Eudocia). He mentions his father’s name was K‘earam and gives his profession as an ašuł (aşık) or oral bard.
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