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date: 29 May 2022

Asparuch 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium
Author(s):
Paul A. HollingsworthPaul A. Hollingsworth

(᾽Ασπαρούχ), Bulgar khan (ca.650–ca.700); third son of Kuvrat. Around 660 Asparuch led a Bulgar horde westward, crossing the Dnieper and Dniester before ultimately establishing a fortified camp in the northern part of the Danube delta; its precise location is much disputed (... ...

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