The Yarans, in the Imager Portfolio universe, were a line of warlords, originally from the province of Montagne. Over time, they conquered all of Telaryn, and under Bhayar Chayarsyn started a war which would eventually unify the continent of Lydar.
The line included:
- Bhaeyan, who struggled for control of Telaryn
- Lhayar, who had a Pharsi wife; all his sons died in battle against descendants of Hengyst except Chayar
- Chayar, who had only one son
- Bhayar, who had a sister Vaelora and an advisor Quaeryt Rytersyn, the protagonist of the Quaeryt series