Almoravid dynasty

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Almoravid dynasty
Imṛabḍen, ⵉⵎⵕⴰⴱⴹⴻⵏ
المرابطون, Al-Murābiṭūn
Rulin dynasty o Morocco an Al-Andalus





The Almoravid empire at its greatest extent, c. 1120.
Leids Berber, Arabic, Mozarabic
Releegion Islam (Sunni); minority Christianity (Catholic), Judaism
Government Hereditary monarchy
 -  1040–1059 Abdallah ibn Yasin
 -  1146–1147 Ishaq ibn Ali
 -  Established 1040
 -  Disestablished 1147
 -  1147 est. 3,300,000 km² (1,274,137 sq mi)
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The Almoravid dynasty (Berber leids: Imṛabḍen, ⵉⵎⵕⴰⴱⴹⴻⵏ; Arabic: المرابطون‎, Al-Murābiṭūn) wis a Berber imperial dynasty o Morocco.[1][2]

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  1. 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"
  2. 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."