Taifa of Arjona

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Taifa of Arjona
Capital Arjona, Spain
Languages Arabic, Mozarabic, Hebrew
Religion Islam, Christianity (Roman Catholic), Judaism
Government Monarchy
Historical era Middle Ages
 •  Established 1232
 •  Conquered by the Kingdom of Castile 1244
Currency Dirham and Dinar
Preceded by
Almohad dynasty

The Taifa of Arjona was a medieval Islamic taifa Moorish kingdom of Al-Andalus that ruled from 1232 to 1244. It followed Almohad Caliphate control of the area, and was superseded by the Christian Kingdom of Castile rule.

Its capital was in Arjona, which is in the present day Province of Jaén, in Andalusia, southern Spain.

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