Category:Mahra Sultanate of Qishn and Socotra

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English: The Mahra Sultanate of Qishn and Socotra (
العربية: سلطنة المهرة في قشن و سقطرة
[Salṭanat Mahrah fī Qishn wa Suquṭrah]),
or the Mahra Sultanate of Ghayda and Socotra (Arabic: سلطنة المهرة في الغيضاء و سقطرة [Salṭanat Mahrah fī-l Ghayḍāʿ wa Suquṭrah]).
  • A sultanate that included both the historical region of Mahra and the Indian Ocean island of Socotra, located in present day eastern Yemen.
  • It was ruled by the Banu Afrar (
    العربية: بنو عفرار
    [Banū ʿAfrār]) dynasty and is sometimes called Mahra State in English.
  • Part of the British Aden Protectorate (1869 - 1963) and Protectorate of South Arabia (1963 - 1967).
Mahra (it); Sultanat Mahri de Qishn et Socotra (fr); Sultanat Mahra (hr); Махра (ru); Mahra (de); 邁赫拉蘇丹國 (zh); マフラ首長国 (ja); Qishn i Socotra (ca); Mahra (cs); Mahra Sultanate (nl); סולטנות מַחְרָה של קִישְׁן וסוֹקוֹטְרָה (he); Sultanat Mahra (sh); 邁赫拉蘇丹國 (zh-hant); 迈赫拉苏丹国 (zh-cn); మెహ్రా సుల్తానేట్ (te); Qishn y Socotora (es); Mahra Sultanate (en); سلطنة المهرة (ar); Σουλτανάτο Μαχρά (el); 迈赫拉苏丹国 (zh-hans) арабско-махрийское государство, существовавшее на востоке современного Южного Йемена (с XVI века до 1967 года) (ru); historischer Staat (de); Flag (en); الدولة المهرية (ar); ancien pays (fr) Махра (султанат), Султанат Махра (ru); マーラ首長国 (ja); Sultanat mahri de qishn et socotra (fr); 马赫里苏丹国, 馬赫拉蘇丹國 (zh); Banu Afrar, Quisn i Socotra, Quishn i Socotra, Sultanat de Mahra, Sultanat dels Banu Afrar, Estat de Mahra, Mahra de Kishn i Socotra (ca)
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Instance ofhistorical country
Location Yemen
  • Qishn
Basic form of government
  • 16th century
Dissolved, abolished or demolished date
  • 1967
15° 48′ 00″ N, 51° 43′ 58.8″ E
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