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  • From the foundation of the amirate by Abdur- The Marahman I.
  • (852886), the niggardly Mondhir (886888), whose time was short, and Abdalla (888912), who was feeble, the amirate was torn to fragments.
  • From this state of anarchy the amirate was saved by Abdurrahman III.
  • Arabia, was growing in power, and throwing in its lot with the Osmanli invaders in the reign of Selim I., it was promoted to the supreme amirate about 1517.
  • The Shehab family, originally Hira Arabs, which had governed Hauran under the early caliphs of Damascus, and thereafter held power in Hermon, intermarried with the Maan; and in the latter's day of weakness sided with the Kaisi faction and obtained the supreme amirate of the Mountain.

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