Taifa of Morón

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Taifa of Morón
Taifa Kingdom of Morón, c. 1037.
Capital Morón
Languages Arabic, Mozarabic, Hebrew
Religion Islam, Catholicism, Judaism
Government Monarchy
Historical era Middle Ages
 •  Downfall of Caliphate of Córdoba 1010
 •  Conquered by the Taifa of Seville 1066
Currency Dirham, Dinar
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Caliphate of Córdoba
Taifa of Seville

The Taifa of Morón was a medieval berber[1][2] taifa kingdom that existed from around 1010 to 1066. From 1066 until 1091 it was under the forcible control of Seville, by Abbad II al-Mu'tadid.[3]

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  1. ^ Jayyusi, Salma Khadra; Marín, Manuela (1992-01-01). The Legacy of Muslim Spain. BRILL. p. 51. ISBN 9004095993. 
  2. ^ Guichard, Pierre (1991-01-01). L'Espagne et la Sicile musulmanes aux XIe et XIIe siècles (in French). Presses Universitaires Lyon. ISBN 9782729706586. 
  3. ^ "Abbadid". Encyclopædia Britannica. I: A-Ak - Bayes (15th ed.). Chicago, IL: Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. 2010. p. 8. ISBN 978-1-59339-837-8.