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The Emirate of Bukhara (Persian: امارت بخارا‎ Amārat-e Bokhārā, Chagatay: بخارا امرلیگی Bukhārā Amirligi, Uzbek: Buxoro amirligi) was a nation that was located in Central Asia that existed from 1785 to 1920 in what is now modern-day Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Kazakhstan.

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Bukhara

امارت بخارا
Amārat-e Bokhārā
1785–1920
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The Emirate of Bukhara (green), c. 1850.
The Emirate of Bukhara (green), c. 1850.
Status Semi-independent state
(under Russian protection 1873–1917)
Religion
Sunni Islam, Shia Islam, Sufism (Naqshbandi), Zoroastrianism, Judaism
Demonym(s) Bukharan
Government Absolute Monarchy
• 1785–1800
Mir Masum Shah Murad
History  
• Manghit control
1747
• Established
1785
• Disestablished
1920
Population
• Estimate
• 1875
Currency fulus, tilla, and tenga
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Khanate of Bukhara
Bukharan People's Soviet Republic
Today part of  Turkmenistan
 Uzbekistan
 Tajikistan
 Kazakhstan

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