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T‘eimuraz II
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Date of Birth: 1700

Place of Birth: Tbilisi

Date of Death: 1762

Place of Death: St Petersburg


T‘eimuraz II (1700-62) was a poet and translator and a representative of the 18th-century Realist school of Georgian literature. He was the first child of King Erekle I (Heraclius) of Kaxetʻi (also known as Nazar Ali Khan). In 1712, T‘eimuraz II married Tamar, daughter of Vakhtʻang VI of Kʻartʻli. This led …

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Metreveli, Saba, “T‘eimuraz II”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 14 December 2019 <>

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