Did Genghis Khan’s wife get kidnapped?

Asked by Eduardo Singleton

Börte became the head of the first Court of Genghis Khan, and Grand Empress of his Empire. Little is known about the details of her early life, but she was betrothed to Genghis at a young age, married at seventeen, and then kidnapped by a rival tribe.

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