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aljama


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Derived from the Arabic al-jamaa, meaning ‘the gathering’ or ‘the assembly’, the term aljama denotes a self-governing Jewish or Muslim community in the medieval Iberian Peninsula (al-Andalus). It has also ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


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