Abd-ar-Rahman III was the Emir and Caliph of Córdoba (912–961) of the
Umayyad dynasty in al-Andalus. Called al-Nasir li-Din Allah ("the ...
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Abd al-Rahman III, called al-Nasir or the Defender (of the Faith), was born at
Cordova on Jan. 7, 891, the son of Prince Muhammad and a Frankish slave.
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Abd al-Rahman III (891-961) was the greatest of the Umayyad rulers of Spain
and the first to take the title of Caliph. During his reign Islamic Spain became ...
Why was Abd al-Rahman III the greatest ruler of al-Andalus? ... The chronicler Ibn
Hayyan (born in Córdoba in 978) later described the scene with some relish: ...
These were Abdur Rahman III of Spain, Muiz of Egypt and Mahmud of Ghazna. ...
at Jabl al Tariq and marched forth to conquer Spain in the name of Tawhid.
Abd ar-Rahman III, 891–961, Umayyad emir and first caliph of Córdoba. ... See
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