Almohade


Related to Almohade: Almoravids

Almohade

(ˈælməˌheɪd; -ˌheɪdiː) or

Almohad

n, pl -hades or -hads
(Islam) a member of a group of puritanical Muslims, originally Berbers, who arose in S Morocco in the 12th century as a reaction against the corrupt Almoravides and who ruled Spain and all Maghrib from about 1147 to after 1213
[from Arabic al-muwahhid]
References in classic literature ?
Look here, fool and dolt (for so I may call you, when you don't understand my words, and run away from good fortune), if I had said that my daughter was to throw herself down from a tower, or go roaming the world, as the Infanta Dona Urraca wanted to do, you would be right in not giving way to my will; but if in an instant, in less than the twinkling of an eye, I put the 'Don' and 'my lady' on her back, and take her out of the stubble, and place her under a canopy, on a dais, and on a couch, with more velvet cushions than all the Almohades of Morocco ever had in their family, why won't you consent and fall in with my wishes?
Lieu mythique de memoire qui remonte aux origines de la dynastie Almohade.
Dissemines ici et la tant dans son enceinte, epoque ou elle tronait comme ville phare des dynasties musulmanes (ziride, almoravide, almohade, merinide et ottomane) ou en tant que cite et capitale moderne.
His native Cordoba was conquered by invading fanatical Almohade hordes when he was but a bar mitzvah lad, and his family, along with Jews and Christians of the area, was compelled to live as outward Muslims.
Apres avoir fait observer que cette premiere mission diplomatique avait pour objectif de prendre contact avec la cour du Sultan Mohamed Ennassir, quatrieme Sultan de la dynastie Almohade et que le roi John esperait, a travers elle, gagner le soutien almohade pour l'Angleterre dans les conflits qui l'opposaient a ses adversaires europeens, le communique releve qu'a present "il est reconnu que cette mission a constitue le point de depart d'une relation qui s'est fortement developpee au cours des siecles".
These Green spaces accompanied the historical evolution of Rabat, he underlined, saying that the Chellah gardens date back to the Roman era, the Kasbah Oudaya was built by the Almoravides and flourished during the Almohade reign.
A partir du 6e/XIIe siecle, le mouvement almohade part a la conquete du Maghreb et va etendre ses territoires jusqu'au Hodna et plus loin a l'Est.
In the subsequent centuries--especially under the Almoravide, the Almohade, and above all the Merinid Dynasties--mosques, madrasas (schools), palaces and Moorish Andalusian style homes and public buildings were steadily added.
35) Attributes similar to those characterising the popular social layers, under the Almoravid and Almohade rule, see Manuela Marin, 'La vida cotidiana', in El Retroceso Territorial de Al-Andalus --Almoravides y Almohades--siglos XI al XIII, Historia de Espana, ed.
6 Name given by the Christians to the almohade piece of gold, which doubled the weight of the dinar of 2.
Parmi les documentaires programmes, [beaucoup moins que] le jardin de Tlemcen [beaucoup plus grand que] realise par Hafid Bensalah, qui met la lumiere, en 52 minutes, sur des Ulemas ayant vecu a Tlemcen durant les epoques de l' andalouse, zianide, almohade et almoravide et [beaucoup moins que] Legs de Tlemcen [beaucoup plus grand que] de son realisateur Said Mehdaoui, qui met en exergue, en 52 mn, le patrimoine materiel et immateriel de la capitale des zianides.
Nomme fonctionnaire au ministere de l'Education nationale, le jeune Abdelhadi decida de s'inscrire a la moderne Universite Mohammed V de Rabat d'ou il obtint un DES sur la dynastie Almohade, prelude a un doctorat de l'Universite d'Alexandrie en Egypte.