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 Abd ar-Rahman II - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Abd ar-Rahman II (Arabic: عبد الرحمن الثاني) ‎ (788-852) was an Arab-Spanish ruler.
For indivduals with the same or similar name, see Abd-ar-Rahman
In 837 he suppressed a revolt of Christians and Jews in Toledo and repulsed an assault by Scandinavian sea rovers in 844, and afterwards constructed a fleet and naval arsenal at Seville to repel future raids.
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 Abd-ar-Rahman - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Abd ar-Rahman IV (1017) - Caliph of Cordoba in the Umayyad dynasty in Spain.
Abd ar-Rahman II (788-852) - Emir of Cordoba, The Son of Emir Al-Hakam I. Abd-ar-Rahman III (912 - 961) - Emir and Caliph of Cordoba, reigned for almost half a century.
Abd ar-Rahman V (1023-1024) - Proclaimed Caliph in December 1023 at Cordova, and murdered in January 1024 by a mob.
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 Abdul Rahman Arif - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Abdul Rahman Arif (Arabic عبد الرحمان عارف) (born 1916 or 1918) was president of Iraq from April 16, 1966 to July 16, 1968.
His brother appointed him head of the army following the coup, and when the younger Arif died in a helicopter crash, Abdul Rahman al-Bazzaz became acting president; but three days later the military decided that Abdul Salam should be succeeded by his older brother instead.
He was a career soldier, and supported the military coup that brought his brother, Abdul Salam Arif to power in 1963.
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 Abd ar-Rahman V - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Abd-ar-Rahman V was proclaimed caliph in December 1023 at Córdoba, and murdered in January 1024 by a mob of unemployed workmen, headed by one of his own cousins.
Abd-ar-Rahman IV was murdered the same year he was proclaimed at Cadiz, in flight from a battle in which he had been deserted by his supporters.
In the agony of the Umayyad dynasty in Spain, two princes of the house were proclaimed Caliph of Cordoba for a very short time, Abd-ar-Rahman IV Mortada (1017), and Abd-ar-Rahman V Mostadir (1023-1024).
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 Abd ar-Rahman I - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Abd ar-Rahman's army was so ill provided that he mounted almost the only good war-horse in it; he had no banner, and one was improvised by unwinding a green turban and binding it round the head of a spear.
Abd ar-Rahman I (ruled 756-788) was the founder of a Muslim dynasty that ruled Spain for nearly three centuries.
The long reign of Abd ar-Rahman was spent in a struggle to reduce his anarchical Arab and Berber subjects to order.
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 2. Muslim Spain. 2001. The Encyclopedia of World History
Abd al-Rahman I, grandson of the Umayyad caliph of Damascus who, when the triumphant Abbasids (See 749–54) ordered all princes of the Umayyad family killed, escaped (after many romantic adventures) to Spain, defeated the emir (Arabic title for governor of Córdoba), assumed the title, and founded an independent Muslim kingdom.
Abd ar-Rahman's reign was marked by the pacification of the country, completion of governmental organization (centralization), and naval activity.
On his death in 1002 he was succeeded by his son, Abdulmalik al-Muzaffar (the Victorious), who several times defeated the Christians and was followed by his brother, Abd ar-Rahman, named Sanchol.
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 Abd ar-Rahman IV - Wikipedia, den fria encyklopedin
Abd ar-Rahman V utropades till kalif i december 1023 i Córdoba och mördades i januari 1024 av en folkhop arbetslösa som leddes av hans egen kusin.
Abd ar-Rahman IV mördades i Guadiz samma år som han blev tillsatt på flykt från ett slag där han övergivits av sina anhängare.
Abd ar-Rahman IV efterträdde Suleiman II och efterföljdes av Abd ar-Rahman V.
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 Abd ar-Rahman V - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Abd-ar-Rahman IV was murdered the same year he was proclaimed at, in flight from a battle in which he had been deserted by his supporters.
Abd-ar-Rahman V was proclaimed caliph in December 1023 at Cordova, and murdered in January 1024 by a mob of unemployed workmen, headed by one of his own cousins.
In the agony of the Umayyad dynasty in Spain, two princes of the house were proclaimed Caliph of Cordoba for a very short time, Abd-ar-Rahman IV Mortada (1017), and Abd-ar-Rahman V Mostadir (1023-1024).
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 Encyclopedia: Abd-ar-rahman III
Abd-ar-Rahman III came to the throne when the country was exhausted by more than a generation of tribal conflict among the Arabs, and of strife between them and the Muslims of native Spanish descent.
Abd-ar-Rahman III was the grandson of his predecessor, Abdullah, one of the Spanish Umayyads.
Al-Hakam II was Caliph of Cordoba, in Al-Andalus, and son of Abd_ar_rahman III (al_Nasir).
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 Articles - Abd-ar-Rahman
Abd ar-Rahman IV (1017) - Caliph of Cordoba in the Umayyad dynasty in Spain.
Abd ar-Rahman II (788-852) - Emir of Cordoba, The Son of Emir Al-Hakam I. Abd-ar-Rahman III (912 - 961) - Emir and Caliph of Cordoba, reigned for almost half a century.
Abd ar-Rahman V (1023-1024) - Proclaimed Caliph in December 1023 at Cordova, and murdered in January 1024 by a mob.
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 Caliph of Cordoba - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Rulers of the Emirate were content to use the title emir or sultan until the 10th century, when Abd-ar-Rahman III was faced with the threat of invasion by the Fatimids, a rival Islamic empire based in Cairo.
Partially to help in his fight against the invading Fatimids, who claimed the Caliphate in opposition to the generally recognized Abbasidian Caliph of Baghdad, Rahman III claimed the title of Caliph himself.
This move helped Rahman III gain prestige with his subjects, and the title was retained even after the Fatimids were repulsed.
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 Abd ar-Rahman I. - Wikipedia
Dennoch konnte Abd ar-Rahman I. seinem Nachfolger ein gefestigtes Reich hinterlassen.
Unter Abd ar-Rahman begann eine verstärkte Einwanderung von Arabern aus Syrien, die die kulturelle Arabisierung Andalusiens erheblich beschleunigte.
Nachdem Abd ar-Rahman I., als Enkel des Kalifen Hischam (724 – 743), dem Sturz der Umayyaden (750) und dem Massaker der Abbasiden an den Umayyaden entkommen war, floh er über Palästina und Ägypten in den Maghreb.
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 Abd ar-Rahman II and III
Abd ar-Rahman's first important task was to accomplish what his forebeares had failed to do, which was restoring internal unity amongst the citizens of al-Andalus and stabilize the region from invaders.
Furthermore, Abd ar-Rahman II is ascribed with the establishment of the princely monoploy over the minting of coinage, and, the streamlining of the administrative machine.
This portrait was painted during the reign of Abd ar-Rahman II at the al-Hambra's, Generalife and portrays a colourful, sophisticated lifestyle adopted by many of the courts nobles, including the Arabs.
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 Abd ar-Rahman II - Wikipedia, den fria encyklopedin
Abd ar-Rahman II efterträdde al-Hakam I och efterträddes av Muhammad I.
Abd ar-Rahman II (född: 788, död: 852) var en umayyadisk emir i Córdoba från 822 till sin död.
Abd ar-Rahman II var inte bara en djärv och framgångsrik krigare, han är även känd för sina ambitiösa byggnadprojekt i Córdoba.
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But 'Abd ar-Rahman was not oblivious of the danger, and was able to confront the Fatimids courageously and forcefully, and although he had protected the integrity of the state quite efficiently, one important element had skipped his mind, namely, the importance of having a strong naval force.
'Abd ar-Rahman III was ushered to the Umayyad throne by destiny.
Another part was later added to the southern end by Abd ar-Rahman II in 833, while his son Emir Muhammad (852-886) renovated the older part adding, in the process, a chamber, maqsurah', for the rulers to rest and meet with the 'ulama', the clergy, after prayers.
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 Abd ar-Rahman V - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In the agony of the Umayyad dynasty in Spain, two princes of the house were proclaimed Caliph of Cordoba for a very short time, Abd-ar-Rahman IV Mortada (1017), and Abd-ar-Rahman V Mostadir (1023-1024).
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 Articles - Abd-ar-Rahman
Abd ar-Rahman IV (1017) - Caliph of Cordoba in the Umayyad dynasty in Spain.
Abd ar-Rahman II (788-852) - Emir of Cordoba, The Son of Emir Al-Hakam I. Abd-ar-Rahman III (912 - 961) - Emir and Caliph of Cordoba, reigned for almost half a century.
Abd ar-Rahman V (1023-1024) - Proclaimed Caliph in December 1023 at Cordova, and murdered in January 1024 by a mob.
lastring.com /articles/Abd-ar-Rahman?mySession=1abee1904e58cdc6ec4b3...   (154 words)

  
 Abd ar-Rahman II
Abd ar-Rahman II Abd-ar-rahman II (822 - 852) was one of the weaker of the Spanish Umayyads.
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 chapterfive.html
But 'Abd ar-Rahman was not oblivious of the danger, and was able to confront the Fatimids courageously and forcefully, and although he had protected the integrity of the state quite efficiently, one important element had skipped his mind, namely, the importance of having a strong naval force.
'Abd ar-Rahman III was ushered to the Umayyad throne by destiny.
However, upon the death of Ramero II, the internal struggle for power between his two sons lead to the deterioration of conditions within the kingdom of Leon to such an extent that 'Abd ar-Rahman was called upon by his enemies to settle the issue between the two Christian brothers.
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 Abd-ar-rahman_I
Abd ar-Rahman I (ruled 756-788) was the founder of a Muslim dynasty that ruled Spain for nearly three centuries.
The long reign of Abd ar Rahman I was spent in a struggle to reduce his anarchical Arab and Berber subjects to order.
Yusef opened negotiations, and offered to give Abd-ar-rahman one of his daughters in marriage and a grant of land.
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 List of people by name: A - Simple English Wikipedia
Ardashir II of Persia, from 379 to 383.
Albert II of Hapsburg, (August 10, 1397-1439), German ruler, king of Bohemia and Hungary, and (as Albert V) duke of Austria
Albert II of Belgium, (born June 6, 1934), King of the Belgians
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 abd-ar-rahman iv
Abd-ar-rahman IV was murdered in the year in which he was proclaimed, at Guadiz, when fleeing from a battle in which he had been deserted by his supporters.
Abd-ar-Rahman V was proclaimed caliph in December 1023 at Cordova, and murdered in January 1024 by a mob of unemployed workmen, headed by one of his own cousins.
In the agony of the Umayyad dynasty in Spain, two princes of the house were proclaimed caliphs for a very short time, Abd-ar-Rahman IV Mortada (1017), and Abd-ar-Rahman V Mostadir (1023-1024).
www.yourencyclopedia.net /Abd-ar-rahman_IV.html   (149 words)

  
 1017 - Open Encyclopedia
Abd-ar-Rahman IV is Umayyad caliph, succeeding Suleiman II.
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 1017 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Abd-ar-Rahman IV is Umayyad caliph, succeeding Suleiman II.
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 Abd-ar-Rahman V
Abd-ar-Rahman IV murdered the same year he was proclaimed Guadiz in flight from a battle in he had been deserted by his supporters.
In the agony of the Umayyad dynasty in Spain two princes of the house were caliphs for a very short time Abd-ar-Rahman IV Mortada (1017) and Abd-ar-Rahman V Mostadir (1023 - 1024).
V was proclaimed caliph in December 1023 at Cordova and murdered in January 1024 by a mob of unemployed workmen by one of his own cousins.
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 Abd ar-Rahman I - Encyclopedia Glossary Meaning Explanation Abd ar-Rahman I
Abd ar-Rahman I (ruled 756-788) was the founder of a Muslim dynasty that ruled Spain for nearly three centuries.
The long reign of Abd ar Rahman I was spent in a struggle to reduce his anarchical Arab and Berber subjects to order.
For a time Abd ar-Rahman was compelled to submit to be guided by his supporters, who were aware of the risks of their venture.
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 kalifaat
Abd ar-Rahman III, wiens macht al in 917-19 in Marokko werd erkend, realiseerde zich dat zijn positie niet veilig was zolang zich op de tegenoverliggende kust een vijand bevond.
Abd ar-Rahman's leger werd weggevaagd, zelf kon hij ternauwernood het vege lijf redden.
Abd ar-Rahman bleef de christenen in het noorden bestrijden tot 939, het jaar waarin hij voor het eerst een beslissende slag verloor.
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 Caliph of Cordoba - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Rulers of the Emirate were content to use the title emir or sultan until the 10th century, when Abd-ar-Rahman III was faced with the threat of invasion by the Fatimids, a rival Islamic empire based in Cairo.
The title Caliph was claimed by Abd-ar-Rahman III on January 16, 929; he was previously known as the Emir of Cordoba.
Partially to help in his fight against the invading Fatimids, who claimed the Caliphate in opposition to the generally recognized Abbasidian Caliph of Baghdad, Rahman III claimed the title of Caliph himself.
www.sevenhills.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Caliph_of_Cordoba   (468 words)

  
 chapterfive.html
But 'Abd ar-Rahman was not oblivious of the danger, and was able to confront the Fatimids courageously and forcefully, and although he had protected the integrity of the state quite efficiently, one important element had skipped his mind, namely, the importance of having a strong naval force.
'Abd ar-Rahman III was ushered to the Umayyad throne by destiny.
Another part was later added to the southern end by Abd ar-Rahman II in 833, while his son Emir Muhammad (852-886) renovated the older part adding, in the process, a chamber, maqsurah', for the rulers to rest and meet with the 'ulama', the clergy, after prayers.
www.artopedia.com /chapter4.html   (7072 words)

  
 Iraq - HISTORY
As a result, the newly appointed prime minister, Brigadier Arif Abd ar Razzaq, who was also a leading Nasserite, made an unsuccessful coup attempt on September 12, 1965.
Arif was chairman of the NCRC, commander in chief of the armed forces, and president of the republic; his brother was acting chief of staff, and the colonel was commander of the Baghdad garrison.
Arif and the Nasserite officers took steps to integrate the military, economic, and political policies of Iraq with those of Egypt; this was expected to lead to the union of the two countries by 1966.
www.mongabay.com /reference/country_studies/iraq/HISTORY.html   (19268 words)

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