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Almoravid

Saltos de línea: Al|mora|vid
Pronunciación: /alˈmɔːrəvɪd
 
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(also Almoravide /-vʌɪd/)

Definición de Almoravid en inglés:

sustantivo (plural Almoravids)

A member of a federation of Muslim Berber peoples that established an empire in Morocco, Algeria, and Spain in the 11th century, but were in turn driven out by the Almohads.
Example sentences
  • Lastly, Brett has put forward the possibility that the arrival of the Almoravids and Almohads created new markets for, and new channels of access to, black slaves in al-Andalus and North Africa, replacing the demand for whites.
  • The situation had deteriorated in 1085 when the Almoravid Berbers from Morocco united Andalusia under a Shiite regime.
  • Second, the invasion of Ghana in 1076 by a Muslim sect called the Almoravids forced thousands to flee south and west.

Origen

Spanish, from Arabic al-murābit, literally 'one who is bound'.

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