This page uses content from Wikipedia and is licensed under CC BY-SA.

Kilij Arslan III

Kilij Arslan III
Seljuq sultans of Rum
PredecessorSüleymanshah II
SuccessorKaykhusraw I
FatherSüleymanshah II[1]

Kilij Arslan III (Old Anatolian Turkish: قِلِج اَرسلان, Persian: قلج ارسلانQilij Arslān; Modern Turkish: Kılıç Arslan, meaning "Sword Lion") was the Seljuq Sultan of Rûm for a short period between 1204 and 1205.[1]


  1. ^ a b Claude Cahen, The Formation of Turkey: The Seljukid Sultanate of Rum: Eleventh to Fourteenth, transl. & ed. P.M. Holt, (Pearson Education Limited, 2001), 42.
Preceded by
Süleymanshah II
Sultan of Rûm
Succeeded by
Kaykhusraw I