The Fadlawayh were a Kurdish dynasty that eliminated the last Buwayhid in 1055 and then ruled in Shabankara from 1056 to 1318. They were named for their founder. The dynasty came to an end at the hands of the Muzaffarid dynasty.

Historical Dictionary of the Kurds. .

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