Khanate of Kokand

Khanate of Kokand
خانات خوقند
Khānāt-e Khoqand
1709–1876
The Khanate of Kokand (green), c. 1850.
CapitalKokand
Common languagesPersian[lower-alpha 1][lower-alpha 2][lower-alpha 3]
Chagatai Turkic[1]
Religion
Sunni Islam
GovernmentMonarchy
History 
 Established
1709
 Disestablished
1876
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Khanate of Bukhara
Fergana Oblast
Today part ofUzbekistan
Kyrgyzstan
Tajikistan
Kazakhstan
Khan's Palace, Kokand.

The Khanate of Kokand (Persian: خانات خوقند; Khānāt-e Khoqand, Chagatay: خوقند خانليگى Khoqand Khānligi) was a Central Asian polity[2] in Fergana Valley, Central Asia that existed from 1709–1876 within the territory of eastern Uzbekistan, modern Kyrgyzstan, eastern Tajikistan and southeastern Kazakhstan. The name of the city and the khanate may also be spelled as Khoqand in modern scholarly literature.