a great Moorish general in the end of the 10th century, had overrun and nearly made himself master of all Spain, when he was repulsed and totally defeated by the kings of Leon and Navarre in 948.

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.

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  • Marokko — (arabisch, Maghrib el Aksa, d. h. der äußerste Westen; der Name M. ist entstanden im 16. Jahrh. durch die Portugiesen u. Spanier aus dem arabischen Marrâkesch der Hauptstadt des Landes), 1) Sultanat im Nordwesten Afrika s; grenzt nördlich an das… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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