Taifa of Ronda

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Taifa of Ronda
Taifa Kingdom of Ronda, c. 1037.
Capital Ronda
Languages Arabic, Mozarabic, Berber, Hebrew
Religion Islam, Christianity (Roman Catholic), Judaism
Government Monarchy
Historical era Middle Ages
 •  Established 1039
 •  Conquered by the Taifa of Seville 1065
Currency Dirham and Dinar
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Taifa of Seville
Taifa of Seville

The Taifa of Ronda was a medieval Berber[1] taifa kingdom that existed in Moorish al-Andalus (in what is now southern Spain) from 1039 to 1065. It was ruled by a family from the Berber Banu Ifran tribe of North Africa. Its capital was the city of Ronda. From 1065 until 1091 it was under the forcible control of Seville, by Abbad II al-Mu'tadid.[2]

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Yafranid dynasty[edit]

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  1. ^ Arié, Rachel (1990-01-01). Études sur la civilisation de l'Espagne musulmane (in French). Brill Archive. ISBN 9004091165. 
  2. ^ "Abbadid". Encyclopædia Britannica. I: A-Ak - Bayes (15th ed.). Chicago, IL: Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. 2010. p. 8. ISBN 978-1-59339-837-8. 

Coordinates: 36°44′00″N 5°10′00″W / 36.7333°N 5.1667°W / 36.7333; -5.1667