Dakiki sentence example
- 976), entrusted it to the court poet Dakiki, a Guebre by religion.
- Dakiki's labours were brought to a sudden stop by his own assassination, and the fall of the Samanian house happened not long after, and their kingdom passed into the hands of the Ghaznevids.
- On hearing of the death of the poet Dakiki, he conceived the ambitious design of himself carrying out the work which the latter had only just commenced; and, although he had not then any introduction to the court, he contrived, thanks to one of his friends, Mahommed Lashkari, to procure a copy of the Dihkan Danishwer's collection, and at the age of thirty-six commenced his great undertaking.
- Mansur, whose court-poet Daqiqi (Dakiki) began the Shahnama (976-997); Mansur II.