Actions

::Abd al-Mu'min

::concepts



{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} Abd al-Mu'min (1094–1163) also known as Abdelmoumen al-Goumi (Arabic: عبد المؤمن بن علي or عبد المومن الــكـومي‎{{#invoke:Category handler|main}}, Berber: ⵄⴰⴱⴷ ⵍⵎⵓⵎⵏ ⵍⴳⵓⵎⵉ) was a prominent member of the Almohad movement. As a leader of the Almohad Movement (since 1130), he became the first Caliph of the Almohad Empire (reigned 1147–63). Having put his predecessor's doctrinal blend of Zahirite jurisprudence and Ash'arite dogmatics into practice, Abd al-Mu'min's rule was the first to unite the whole coast from Egypt to the Atlantic Ocean along with Spain under one creed and one government.<ref>Kojiro Nakamura, "Ibn Mada's Criticism of Arab Grammarians." Orient, v. 10, pgs. 89-113. 1974</ref> Between 1130 and his death in 1163, Abd al-Mu'min not only defeated the Almoravids, but extended his power over all northern Africa as far as Egypt, becoming Caliph of the Almohad Empire in 1147.


Abd al-Mu'min sections
Intro   Early life    Rise to power    Final years    Legacy    See also    References    Books    External links   

PREVIOUS: IntroNEXT: Early life
<<>>

Almohad::khaldun    Berber::tumart    First::morocco    Category::leader    Their::dynasty    Title::tribe

{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} Abd al-Mu'min (1094–1163) also known as Abdelmoumen al-Goumi (Arabic: عبد المؤمن بن علي or عبد المومن الــكـومي‎{{#invoke:Category handler|main}}, Berber: ⵄⴰⴱⴷ ⵍⵎⵓⵎⵏ ⵍⴳⵓⵎⵉ) was a prominent member of the Almohad movement. As a leader of the Almohad Movement (since 1130), he became the first Caliph of the Almohad Empire (reigned 1147–63). Having put his predecessor's doctrinal blend of Zahirite jurisprudence and Ash'arite dogmatics into practice, Abd al-Mu'min's rule was the first to unite the whole coast from Egypt to the Atlantic Ocean along with Spain under one creed and one government.<ref>Kojiro Nakamura, "Ibn Mada's Criticism of Arab Grammarians." Orient, v. 10, pgs. 89-113. 1974</ref> Between 1130 and his death in 1163, Abd al-Mu'min not only defeated the Almoravids, but extended his power over all northern Africa as far as Egypt, becoming Caliph of the Almohad Empire in 1147.


Abd al-Mu'min sections
Intro   Early life    Rise to power    Final years    Legacy    See also    References    Books    External links   

PREVIOUS: IntroNEXT: Early life
<<>>