Taifa of Arjona

The Taifa of Arjona (Arabic: طائفة أرخونة) was a medieval Islamic taifa Moorish kingdom of Al-Andalus that ruled from 1232 to 1244. It followed Almohad Caliphate control of the area, and was superseded by the Christian Kingdom of Castile rule.

Taifa of Arjona

CapitalArjona, Spain
Common languagesArabic, Mozarabic, Hebrew
Islam, Christianity (Roman Catholic), Judaism
Historical eraMiddle Ages
 Nasrid capital moved to Granada
 Conquered by the Kingdom of Castile
CurrencyDirham and Dinar
Preceded by
Almohad dynasty

Its capital was in Arjona, which is in the present day Province of Jaén, in Andalusia, southern Spain.

List of Emirs

Nasrid dynasty

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