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Taifa of Constantina and Hornachuelos

Taifa of Constantina and Hornachuelos

1143–1150  

Capital Constantina
Languages Arabic, Mozarabic , Hebrew
Religion Islam, Roman Catholicism, Judaism
Government Monarchy
Historical era Middle Ages
 -  Established 1143
 -  Conquered by the Almohads 1150
Currency Dirham and Dinar

The Taifa of Constantina and Hornachuelos was a medieval taifa kingdom that existed, in what is now southern Spain, from around 1143 to 1150 when it was conquered by the Almohads.

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Marwanid dynasty

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  • http://web.raex.com/~obsidian/taifa.html




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