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Meaning of "Almoravid" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ALMORAVID

Almoravid  [ælˈmɔːrəvɪd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ALMORAVID

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Almoravid is a noun.
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WHAT DOES ALMORAVID MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Almoravid

Almoravid dynasty

Flag The Almoravid empire at its greatest extent, c. 1120. Capital Aghmat, Marrakech Languages Berber, Arabic Religion Mainly Islam, with some Catholic and Jewish minorities Government Monarchy Emir - 1040–1059 Abdallah ibn Yasin - 1146–1147 Ishaq ibn Ali History - Established 1040 - Disestablished 1147 Area - 1147 est. 3,300,000 km² Currency Dinar Today part of Algeria Gibraltar Mauritania Morocco Portugal Spain Western Sahara Part of a series on the History of Mauritania Precolonial era Colonial era 1960–78 1978–91 1991–present Mauritania portal v t e The Almoravids were a Berber dynasty of Morocco, who formed an empire in the 11th century that stretched over the western Maghreb and Al-Andalus. Their capital was Marrakesh, a city they founded in 1062.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ALMORAVID


avid
ˈævɪd
beloved
bɪˈlʌvɪd
bevvied
ˈbevɪd
bovid
ˈbəʊvɪd
cervid
ˈsɜːvɪd
chivied
ˈtʃɪvɪd
corvid
ˈkɔːvɪd
David
ˈdeɪvɪd
fervid
ˈfɜːvɪd
gravid
ˈɡrævɪd
ivied
ˈaɪvɪd
kidvid
ˈkɪdˌvɪd
livid
ˈlɪvɪd
Ovid
ˈɒvɪd
pavid
ˈpævɪd
perfervid
pɜːˈfɜːvɪd
unbeloved
ˌʌnbɪˈlʌvɪd
unlevied
ʌnˈlɛvɪd
vid
vɪd
vivid
ˈvɪvɪd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ALMORAVID

Almohad
Almohade
almond
almond essence
almond extract
almond green
almond oil
almond paste
almond tree
almond willow
almond-eyed
almond-shaped
almondy
almoner
almonries
almonry
Almoravide

WORDS THAT END LIKE ALMORAVID

acid
aid
android
avoid
bid
Camp David
did
grid
id
kid
liquid
Madrid
Magen David
mid
Mogen David
overvivid
paid
rapid
Shield of David
Star of David

Synonyms and antonyms of Almoravid in the English dictionary of synonyms

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阿尔摩拉维
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

almorávide
570 millions of speakers

English

Almoravid
510 millions of speakers

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अलमोराविड
380 millions of speakers
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المرابطية
280 millions of speakers

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Almoravid
278 millions of speakers

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almorávida
270 millions of speakers

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Almoravid
260 millions of speakers

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almoravide
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Almoravid
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Almoraviden
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クッバ
130 millions of speakers

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Almoravid
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Almoravid
85 millions of speakers
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Almoravid
80 millions of speakers

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Almoravid
75 millions of speakers

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अल्मोरोविद
75 millions of speakers

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Murâbıtm
70 millions of speakers

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Almoravid
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Almoravid
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Almoravid
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Almoravid
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Almoravid
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Almoravid
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Almoravid
10 millions of speakers
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Almoravid
5 millions of speakers

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ALMORAVID»

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Trade and Traders in Muslim Spain: The Commercial ...
With North African gold routes under Almoravid and Almohad control, more gold came to and through Andalusi markets and mints. Ibn Rushd distinguished between "Almoravid gold" and "eastern gold" (dhahab al-mashriqiyya), indicating that ...
Olivia Remie Constable, 1996
2
El Cid and the Reconquista 1050-1492
The role of such horsemen was now to break and pursue a weakened foe, which in turn added flexibility to Almoravid tactics. From the earliest days flags played a leading part in battlefield control, again perhaps reflecting greater discipline ...
David Nicolle, 1988
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Encyclopedia of Islam
In 1269, the only dynasty to successfully unite North Africa perished, as Marrakesh fell before the rising tide of their rivals, the Merinid Berbers. See also almoravid dynasty; maliki legal school. Stephen Cory Further reading: Richard Fletcher, ...
Juan Eduardo Campo, 2009
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Medieval Islamic Civilization: A-K, index
... to a spiritual discipline that could be directed to military aims). The origins of the Almoravid movement are connected by sources to the desire of a leader of the Gudala tribe to improve the religious life of his tribesmen (and their relatives, the ...
Josef W. Meri, Jere L. Bacharach, 2006
5
Poetry, Politics and Polemics: Cultural Transfer Between the ...
stance, his zajal no.38 is dedicated to Abu Jacfar Hamdin who probably went to Marrakush with the aim to visit the Almoravid ruler cAli b. Yusuf b. Tashufin (1106 -1143) in order to get an important function in Cordoba. In this poem, Ibn Quzman  ...
Ed de Moor, Otto Zwartjes, G. J. H. van Gelder, 1996
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Dictionary of African Biography
Almoravid prob- lems in both Spain and Morocco were made worse by the retreat of ȾAli ibn Yusuf into the safety of his palace following several crushing defeats in Spain from 1118 to 1125. Lacking in strong leadership, the Almoravid crisis ...
Emmanuel Kwaku Akyeampong, Henry Louis Gates, 2012
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History of Western Sahar: Almoravid Dynasty, Timeline of ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Books, LLC, Source: Wikipedia, 2010
8
The Almoravids and the Meanings of Jihad
It came when Seville was already under siege and as two more Almoravid armies arrived at the city's walls. Mu'tamid displayed the same courage that he had shown at Zallaqa. He marshalled a defense that was worthy of a king and, at the  ...
Ronald A. Messier, 2010
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Studies in West African Islamic History: The Cultivators of ...
What then is to be said for the Almoravid contribution to the cultivation of Islam in the Western Sudan? Is there any justification for contending that the Almoravid tradition persisted after the death of the Imam al-Hadrami in 1096 AD? Farias is in ...
John Ralph Willis, 1979
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Muslim Societies in Africa: A Historical Anthropology
In the early decades of the twelfth century, a formidable movement of opposition against Almoravid rule started to form among both Zanata and Masmuda, which eventually succeeded in defeating the Almoravids and in establishing a new ...
Roman Loimeier, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ALMORAVID»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Almoravid is used in the context of the following news items.
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Aspects of Morocco's Foreign Policy
In view of this unsustainble situation, the taifas decided to call upon their Muslim bretheren in the south i.e. the powerful Almoravid dynasty. «Morocco World News, Jun 15»
2
Ashura in Mainstream Islam
During the Almoravid period, Moroccans embraced the Malakite School and adhered to a Sunni Islam. Yet, some of the Shiite aspects have ... «Morocco World News, May 15»
3
In Pictures: Morocco's World Heritage Sites
Founded in 1071 by Youssef Ibn Tachfin, head of the Berber Almoravid Empire, Marrakech, the historic medieval city, is the fourth largest cities ... «Morocco World News, Apr 15»
4
What Was Europe Like Under the Moors' Rule?
Almoravid persecution and massacres of Jews saw the teenager who was to become the philosopher Moses Maimonides flee to the relative ... «Slate Magazine, Apr 15»
5
Western Sahara's 'conflict tomatoes' highlight a forgotten occupation
... and the author has also the right to believe that the almoravid dynasty , the almohad dynasty , the marinid dynasty , the saadi dynasty have ... «The Guardian, Mar 15»
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HRH Prince Moulay Rachid Inaugurates in Rabat 'Medieval …
... through 220 works of art, Morocco's achievements during the Almoravid, Almohad and Marinid dynasties in the fields of architecture, pottery, ... «AllAfrica.com, Mar 15»
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Re-enacting Muhammad in Copenhagen
1149), the great Almoravid jurist, captured the doctrine's animating Muslim supremacism in his seminal Ash-Shifa, which includes one of the ... «Breitbart News, Feb 15»
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Western Sahara's stranded refugees consider renewal of Morocco …
In fact, Berber tribes mostly populated the region before Spanish rule, at one point forming the Almoravid dynasty, whose rule included both ... «The Guardian, Jan 15»
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Could war come back to Western Sahara? Some of Algeria's …
In fact, Berber tribes mostly populated the region before Spanish rule, at one point forming the Almoravid dynasty, whose rule included both ... «Washington Post, Dec 14»
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Who are the Seven Immortalized “Saints” of Marrakesh?
Qadi Iyad ibn Musa was born in 1083 in Ceuta, then belonging to the Almoravid Empire. He was the great imam of that city and, later, a high ... «Morocco World News, Dec 14»

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