Caliphate o Córdoba

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Caliphate o Córdoba
خلافة قرطبة
Khilāfat Qurṭuba (in Arabic)
Caliphate o Córdoba (green), c. 1000.
Caliphate o Córdoba (green), c. 1000.
Caipital Córdoba
Common leids Clessical Arabic, Berber, Mozarabic
Releegion Sunni Islam, Roman Catholicism, Judaism
Govrenment Theocratic monarchy
• 929 – 961
Abd-ar-Rahman III
• Abd-ar-Rahman III proclaimed Caliph o Córdoba[1]
• Disintegratit intae several independent taifa kinricks
1000 est. 505,000 km2 (195,000 sq mi)
• 1000 est.
Precedit bi
Succeedit bi
Emirate o Córdoba
Taifa o Córdoba
Taifa o Seville
Taifa o Zaragoza
The day pairt o  Gibraltar (UK)

The Caliphate o Córdoba (Arabic: خلافة قرطبة‎; trans. Khilāfat Qurṭuba) wis a state in Islamic Iberie alang wi a pairt o North Africae ruled bi the Umayyad dynasty.

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  1. Azizur Rahman, Syed (2001). The Story of Islamic Spain (snippet view). New Delhi: Goodword Books. p. 129. ISBN 978-81-87570-57-8. Retrieved 5 September 2010. [Emir Abdullah died on] 16 Oct., 912 after 26 years of inglorious rule leaving his fragmented and bankrupt kingdom to his grandson ‘Abd ar-Rahman. The following day, the new sultan received the oath of allegiance at a ceremony held in the "Perfect salon" (al-majils al-kamil) of the Alcazar. 

Coordinates: 37°53′N 4°46′W / 37.883°N 4.767°W / 37.883; -4.767