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Taifa of Tavira

Taifa of Tavira

Capital Tavira
Languages Arabic, Mozarabic , Hebrew
Religion Islam, Roman Catholicism, Judaism
Government Monarchy
Historical era Middle Ages
 -  Established 1146
 -  Absorbed by the Almohads 1150
Currency Dirham and Dinar
Today part of Portugal

The Taifa of Tavira was a medieval taifa kingdom in what is now southern Portugal which existed only from around 1146 to 1150.

List of Emirs

'Umarid dynasty

  • 'Umar: fl. mid-12th century (1146–1150)



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