Origin of the name ULUGH.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name ULUGH.
ULUGH (الغ). Tartarian
name, meaning "great." Olek
is a variant form. (History of the Mongols, Howorth, v.2, 1880).
a powerful and learned Tartarian prince, was born in 1393. His
father was the Sultan Shah Rok, son of the celebrated Timur, who, after
the death of that conqueror, ruled many years in Iran and Turan, that
is, Persia and Tartary. His real name was Mohammed Taragai,
Ulugh-Beigh being only an epithet, which signifies a great lord or
prince... (General Biography: or, Lives, Critical and Historical,
&c., Aikin-Johnston, v.9, 1814).