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The Taifa of Niebla was an Arab[1] taifa kingdom that existed during three distinct time periods: from 1023 to 1053, from 1145 to 1150 and from 1234 to 1262.

Taifa of Niebla

Taifa Kingdom of Niebla, c. 1037.
Taifa Kingdom of Niebla, c. 1037.
Common languagesArabic, Mozarabic, Hebrew
Islam, Christianity (Roman Catholicism), Judaism
Historical eraMiddle Ages
• Established
1053–1091 / 1091–1145
• To the Almohad caliphate
• Conquered by Castile
CurrencyDirham and Dinar
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Caliphate of Cordoba
Crown of Castile

From 1053 until 1091 it was under the forcible control of Taifa of Seville, by Abbad II al-Mu'tadid.[2] It was finally conquered by the Crown of Castile. In 1262 it was eventually absorbed by Castile.

List of EmirsEdit

Yahsubid dynastyEdit

Bitruyid dynastyEdit

Mahfuzid dynastyEdit

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Kennedy, Hugh (2014). Muslim Spain and Portugal: A Political History of al-Andalus. Routledge. ISBN 9781317870401.
  2. ^ "Abbadid". Encyclopædia Britannica. I: A-Ak - Bayes (15th ed.). Chicago, IL: Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. 2010. p. 8. ISBN 978-1-59339-837-8.

Coordinates: 37°21′00″N 6°40′00″W / 37.3500°N 6.6667°W / 37.3500; -6.6667