Category:Medina Azahara

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English: Medina Azahara (Arabic: المدينهُ الزهراء‎ Madīnat al-Zahrā, meaning "brilliant town", "beautiful town", or "the town of Zahra") is the ruins of a vast, fortified Arab Muslim medieval palace-city built by Abd-ar-Rahman III al-Nasir, (912–961) Ummayad Caliph of Córdoba, and located on the western outskirts of Córdoba, Spain.
Español: Medina Azahara es una ciudad palatina o áulica mandada edificar a partir del año 936 por el califa Omeya Abderramán III a unos 5 km en las afueras de Córdoba en honor de su favotita Zahara.
Français: Madinat al-Zahra ou Medina Azahara (Arabe: مدينة الزهراء) était une cité califale construite à partir de 936 par les Omeyyades d'Espagne sous le règne de Abd al-Rahman III en honneur à sa favorite prénommée Zahra (fleur).


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This is a category about an archaeological zone indexed in the Spanish heritage register of Bienes de Interés Cultural under the reference RI-51-0000252.

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