If you want to understand the name, look up Timurlame, or Timur the Lame. I haven’t seen it mentioned, but it seems likely that is who he was named after.
posted on 04/21/2013 8:46:43 AM PDT
("It is useless to attempt to reason a man out of a thing he was never reasoned into"--Jonathan Swift)
I noticed it and have posted on it a couple times - Tamerlane,15th century Turkic muslim king known as "the sword of islam" due to his brutality to non muslims.
posted on 04/21/2013 10:08:39 AM PDT
by Celtic Conservative
(Tease not the dragon, for thou art crunchy when roasted and taste good with ketchup)
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