As'ad Pasha al-'Azm, Ottoman Governor
1705-1757/1117-1171 AH
Syria
As'ad Pasha al-'Azm was the governor of Hama from 1740-1743/1154-1156, and of Damascus thereafter. He earned the favor of the Ottoman administrator and was made governor (wali) of Sidon, then Hama, and then Damascus. He was killed in 1757/1171. His father, Ibrahim Pasha al-'Azm, had also been a governor.

Sources

Maṣrī, ‘Abd al-Raḥīm, and Kāmil Shahāda. Qaṣr al-‘Aẓm fī Ḥamā, 12-17. Ḥamā: Maṭābi‘ al-Iṣlāḥ, 1965.
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Variant Names
As'ad Pasha al-'Azm, Ottoman Governor
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Original
As’ad Bāshā al-‘Aẓm
Transliterated
As'ad Basha al-Azm
Alternate transliteration
Asad Basha al-Azm
Alternate transliteration
As'ad Pasha al-Azm
Alternate transliteration
As'ad Basha al-Azem
Alternate transliteration
Asad Pasha al-Azem
Alternate transliteration
Azem