Taifa of Lisbon

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Taifa of Lisbon

1022–1093
Capital Uşbuna
Languages Arabic, Mozarabic, Hebrew
Religion Islam, Roman Catholicism, Judaism
Government Monarchy
Historical era Middle Ages
 -  Downfall of Caliphate of Córdoba 1022
 -  Conquered by the Kingdom of León 1093
Currency Dirham and Dinar
Today part of  Portugal

The Taifa of Lisbon was a medieval Islamic taifa kingdom of Al-Garb Al-Andalus, the western section of the Moorish Al-Andalus empire.

The taifa encompassed the Lisbon region, of present day Portugal, from 1022 to 1093.

List of Emirs of the Taifa of Lisbon[edit]

Banu Sabur dynasty[edit]

  • Abd al-Aziz bin Sabur — 1022− ?
  • Abd al-Malik bin Sabur — ? − c. 1065 ?
    • Seized briefly by León: 1093–1095

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Coordinates: 38°43′20″N 9°08′21″W / 38.7223°N 9.1393°W / 38.7223; -9.1393