Almoravid dynasty

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Almoravid dynasty

Imṛabḍen, ⵉⵎⵕⴰⴱⴹⴻⵏ
المرابطون, Al-Murābiṭūn
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The Almoravid empire at its greatest extent, c. 1120.
The Almoravid empire at its greatest extent, c. 1120.
StatusRulin dynasty o Morocco an Al-Andalus
Common leidsBerber, Arabic, Mozarabic
Islam (Sunni); minority Christianity (Catholic), Judaism
GovrenmentHereditary monarchy
• 1040–1059
Abdallah ibn Yasin
• 1146–1147
Ishaq ibn Ali
• Established
• Disestablished
1147 est.1,000,000[1] km2 (390,000 sq mi)
Precedit bi
Succeedit bi
First Taifas period
Barghawata Confederacy
Zenata kinricks
Almohad Caliphate
Second Taifas period
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The Almoravid dynasty (Berber leids: Imṛabḍen, ⵉⵎⵕⴰⴱⴹⴻⵏ; Arabic: المرابطون‎, Al-Murābiṭūn) wis a Berber imperial dynasty o Morocco.[2][3]

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  1. Turchin, Peter; Adams, Jonathan M.; Hall, Thomas D. (December 2006). "East-West Orientation of Historical Empires". Journal of world-systems research. pp. 222–223. ISSN 1076-156X. Retrieved 1 August 2020..
  2. G. Stewart, Is the Caliph a Pope?, in: The Muslim World, Volume 21, Issue 2, pages 185–196, April 1931: "The Almoravid dynasty, among the Berbers of North Africa, founded a considerable empire, Morocco being the result of their conquests"
  3. SADIQI, FATIMA, The place of Berber in Morocco, International Journal of the Sociology of Language, 123.1 (2009): 7-22 : "The Almoravids were the first relatively recent Berber dynasty that ruled Morocco. The leaders of this dynasty came from the Moroccan deep south."