Almoravid dynasty

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Almoravid dynasty
Imṛabḍen, ⵉⵎⵕⴰⴱⴹⴻⵏ
المرابطون, Al-Murābiṭūn
1040–1147
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The Almoravid empire at its greatest extent, c. 1120.
The Almoravid empire at its greatest extent, c. 1120.
Status Rulin dynasty o Morocco an Al-Andalus
Caipital
Common leids Berber, Arabic, Mozarabic
Releegion Islam (Sunni); minority Christianity (Catholic), Judaism
Govrenment Hereditary monarchy
Emir  
• 1040–1059
Abdallah ibn Yasin
• 1146–1147
Ishaq ibn Ali
History  
• Established
1040
• Disestablished
1147
Aurie
1147 est. 3,300,000 km2 (1,300,000 sq mi)
Currency Dinar
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.[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."