Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Download
Faster access than browser!
 

Toledo, Spain

Index Toledo, Spain

Toledo is a city and municipality located in central Spain; it is the capital of the province of Toledo and the autonomous community of Castile–La Mancha. [1]

300 relations: Aachen, Abū Ishāq Ibrāhīm al-Zarqālī, Abd al-Malik ibn Katan al-Fihri, Abd al-Rahman I, Abd ar-Rahman II, Abd ar-Rahman III, Abel Resino, Achila II, Agen, Al-Andalus, Al-Hakam I, Al-Mamun of Toledo, Al-Mu'tamid ibn Abbad, Al-Mundhir of Córdoba, Albarreal de Tajo, Alcalá de Henares, Alcalde, Alcázar of Toledo, Alfonso III of Asturias, Alfonso IV of León, Alfonso VI of León and Castile, Alfonso VIII of Castile, Alfonso X of Castile, Alhambra Decree, Ali ibn al-Athir, Alloy, Almonacid de Toledo, Amrus ibn Yusuf, Aranjuez, Argés, Arianism, Artificio de Juanelo, Athanagild, Autonomous communities of Spain, Banu Qasi, Bargas, Baroque, Battle of Aqbat al-Bakr, Battle of Monte Laturce, Beatrice of Silva, Beatus of Liébana, Bladesmith, Bourges Cathedral, Braulio of Zaragoza, Brunhilda of Austrasia, Bulgaria, Burguillos de Toledo, Calatrava la Vieja, Caliphate of Córdoba, Canon law, ..., Capital city, Carcamusa, Carpetani, Carpetania, Castilian Kingdom of Toledo, Castilla–La Mancha, Castle of San Servando, Catholic Church, CD Toledo, Celtiberians, Celts, Cerro del Bu, Charles III of Spain, Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, Chindasuinth, Chronicle of 754, Chronicle of Alfonso III, Circus (building), Cixila, Coat of arms of Spain, Cobisa, Comarca, Commentary on Job, Conceptionists, Conventus iuridicus, Council of Trent, Councils of Toledo, Country, Court (royal), Crown of Castile, Cuba, Damascus, Damascus steel, Decretum Gratiani, Don Quixote, Dracontius, Edged and bladed weapons, Egica, Eighth Council of Toledo, El Greco, El Greco Museum, Toledo, El Transparente, Eleanor of Toledo, Eleventh Council of Toledo, Elipando, Emirate of Córdoba, Erwig, Etymologiae, Eugenius II of Toledo, Excommunication, Federico Bahamontes, Ferdinand I of León, Fifteenth Council of Toledo, Fifth Council of Toledo, Flavian dynasty, Fourteenth Council of Toledo, Fourth Council of Toledo, France, Francesco Sabatini, Franciscans, Gallaecia, Garcilaso de la Vega (poet), Geographical indications and traditional specialities in the European Union, Germany, Golden age of Jewish culture in Spain, Gothic architecture, Goya Foods, Guadalajara, Castilla–La Mancha, Guadamur, Guanajuato City, Hannibal, Havana, Hexameron, Hisham I of Córdoba, Hispania Baetica, Historia de regibus Gothorum, Vandalorum et Suevorum, Historical fiction, History of Toledo, Spain, Iglesia de San Andrés, Toledo, Iglesia de Santiago del Arrabal, Toledo, Iglesia de Santo Tomé, Toledo, Ildefonsus, Instituto Nacional de Estadística (Spain), Isaac Abarbanel, Isaac Israeli ben Joseph, Isabelline (architectural style), Isidore of Seville, Israel, Japan, Judaeo-Spanish, Judah Halevi, Julian of Toledo, Kingdom of Asturias, La Liga, Leocadia, Libu, List of people from Toledo, Spain, List of Umayyad governors of al-Andalus, Liuvigild, Livy, Lower March, Luis García (footballer, born 1978), Lusitania, Madrid, Manchego cuisine, Marcus Fulvius Nobilior (consul 189 BC), Mary, mother of Jesus, Marzipan, Mauregatus of Asturias, Mérida, Spain, Medinaceli, Mexico, Middle Ages, Migas, Military academy, Mixed media, Mocejón, Monastery, Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes, Montes de Toledo, Moors, Mosque of Cristo de la Luz, Mosque of las Tornerías, Mudéjar, Muhammad I of Córdoba, Muhammad II of Córdoba, Muladi, Municipality, Municipium, Musa bin Nusayr, Musa ibn Musa ibn Qasi, Museum of Santa Cruz, Nambroca, Nara, Nara, Narciso Tomé, Neo-Mudéjar, Ninth Council of Toledo, Ohio, Olías del Rey, Oppas, Ordoño I of Asturias, Palacio de Galiana, Toledo, Parias, Paul Johnson (writer), Penance, Philip II of Spain, Polán, Primate (bishop), Priscillian, Priscillianism, Province of Toledo, Provinces of Spain, Puente de Alcántara, Puente de San Martín (Toledo), Puerta Bab al-Mardum, Puerta de Bisagra, Puerta de Bisagra Nueva, Puerta del Cambrón, Puerta del Sol, Toledo, Punic Wars, Qays, Ramiro II of León, Raymond de Sauvetât, Real Valladolid, Reccared I, Recceswinth, Reconquista, Rielves, Roderic, Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toledo, Roman Empire, Roman legion, Safed, San Sebastián, Toledo, Sancho II of Castile and León, Saqaliba, Second Spanish Republic, Segunda División, Segunda División B, Segundo de Chomón, Semi-arid climate, Sephardi Jews, Seventeenth Council of Toledo, Seventh Council of Toledo, Siege of the Alcázar, Sierra de Guadarrama, Sisebert, Sisebut, Sister city, Sixteenth Council of Toledo, Sixth Council of Toledo, Spain, Spanish Adoptionism, Spanish Civil War, Spanish language, Spanish Socialist Workers' Party, Suebi, Sulayman ibn al-Hakam, Suniefred, Surname, Synagogue of El Transito, Synagogue of Santa María la Blanca, Synod, Syria, Tagus, Taifa, Taifa of Granada, Taifa of Toledo, Taifa of Valencia, Taius, Talamanca de Jarama, Talavera de la Reina, Tariq ibn Ziyad, Tenth Council of Toledo, Thalaba ibn Salama al-Amili, The Blade (Toledo, Ohio), The Burial of the Count of Orgaz, Thermae, Theudis, Third Council of Toledo, Thirteenth Council of Toledo, Toledano, Toledo Cathedral, Toledo School of Translators, Toledo steel, Toledo, Ohio, Tour de France, Treasure of Guarrazar, True Cross, Twelfth Council of Toledo, Umayyad Caliphate, UNESCO, United Left (Spain), United States, Upper March, Vaccaei, Veliko Tarnovo, Vettones, Visigothic art and architecture, Visigothic Code, Visigothic Kingdom, Visigoths, Wamba (king), Wittiza, World Heritage site, Yusuf ibn 'Abd al-Rahman al-Fihri, Zaragoza, 1968 Summer Olympics, 2004 Summer Olympics, 2008 Summer Olympics. Expand index (250 more) »

Aachen

Aachen or Bad Aachen, French and traditional English: Aix-la-Chapelle, is a spa and border city.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Aachen · See more »

Abū Ishāq Ibrāhīm al-Zarqālī

, also known as Al-Zarkali or Ibn Zarqala (1029–1087), was an Arab Muslim instrument maker, astrologer, and one of the leading astronomers of his time.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Abū Ishāq Ibrāhīm al-Zarqālī · See more »

Abd al-Malik ibn Katan al-Fihri

Abd al-Malik ibn Katan al-Fihri was an Arab governor of Al-Andalus during two periods from 732 to 734 and from 740 to 742.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Abd al-Malik ibn Katan al-Fihri · See more »

Abd al-Rahman I

Abd al-Rahman I, more fully Abd al-Rahman ibn Mu'awiya ibn Hisham ibn Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan (731–788), was the founder of a Muslim dynasty that ruled the greater part of Iberia for nearly three centuries (including the succeeding Caliphate of Córdoba).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Abd al-Rahman I · See more »

Abd ar-Rahman II

Abd ar-Rahman II (عبد الرحمن الثاني) (792–852) was the fourth Umayyad Emir of Córdoba in the Al-Andalus Iberia from 822 until his death.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Abd ar-Rahman II · See more »

Abd ar-Rahman III

Abd ar-Rahman III (′Abd ar-Rahmān ibn Muhammad ibn ′Abd Allāh ibn Muhammad ibn ′abd ar-Rahman ibn al-Hakam ar-Rabdi ibn Hisham ibn ′abd ar-Rahman ad-Dakhil; عبد الرحمن الثالث; 11 January 889/9115 October 961) was the Emir and Caliph of Córdoba (912–961) of the Umayyad dynasty in al-Andalus.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Abd ar-Rahman III · See more »

Abel Resino

Abel Resino Gómez (born 2 February 1960), sometimes known just as Abel, is a Spanish retired footballer who played as a goalkeeper, and is a coach.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Abel Resino · See more »

Achila II

Achila II (also spelled Agila, Aquila, or Akhila; died circa 714) was the Visigothic king of Hispania from 710 or 711 until his death.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Achila II · See more »

Agen

The commune of Agen is the prefecture of the Lot-et-Garonne department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Agen · See more »

Al-Andalus

Al-Andalus (الأنْدَلُس, trans.; al-Ándalus; al-Ândalus; al-Àndalus; Berber: Andalus), also known as Muslim Spain, Muslim Iberia, or Islamic Iberia, was a medieval Muslim territory and cultural domain occupying at its peak most of what are today Spain and Portugal.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Al-Andalus · See more »

Al-Hakam I

Al-Hakam Ibn Hisham Ibn Abd-ar-Rahman I (الحكم بن هشام) was Umayyad Emir of Cordoba from 796 until 822 in the Al-Andalus (Moorish Iberia).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Al-Hakam I · See more »

Al-Mamun of Toledo

Yahya ibn Ismail al-Mamun (died 1075) was a member of Berber Hawwara Dhunnunid dynasty who was king of the Taifa of Toledo between 1043 and 1075.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Al-Mamun of Toledo · See more »

Al-Mu'tamid ibn Abbad

Muhammad ibn Abbad al-Mu'tamid (المعتمد بن عباد; reigned c. 1069–1091, lived 1040–1095) was the third and last ruler of the taifa of Seville in Al-Andalus.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Al-Mu'tamid ibn Abbad · See more »

Al-Mundhir of Córdoba

Al-Mundhir (المنذر) (c. 842 – 888) was Emir of Córdoba from 886 to 888.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Al-Mundhir of Córdoba · See more »

Albarreal de Tajo

Albarreal de Tajo is a municipality located in the province of Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Albarreal de Tajo · See more »

Alcalá de Henares

Alcalá de Henares, meaning Castle on the Henares (river), in Arabic قلعة النار, is a Spanish city located northeast of the country's capital, Madrid.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Alcalá de Henares · See more »

Alcalde

Alcalde, or Alcalde ordinario, is the traditional Spanish municipal magistrate, who had both judicial and administrative functions.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Alcalde · See more »

Alcázar of Toledo

The Alcázar of Toledo (Alcázar de Toledo) is a stone fortification located in the highest part of Toledo, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Alcázar of Toledo · See more »

Alfonso III of Asturias

Alfonso III (20 December 910), called the Great (el Magno), was the king of León, Galicia and Asturias from 866 until his death.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Alfonso III of Asturias · See more »

Alfonso IV of León

Alfonso IV (s933), called the Monk (el Monje), was King of León from 925 (or 926) and King of Galicia from 929, until he abdicated in 931.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Alfonso IV of León · See more »

Alfonso VI of León and Castile

Alfonso VI (1 July 1109), nicknamed the Brave (El Bravo) or the Valiant, was the son of King Ferdinand I of León and Queen Sancha, daughter of Alfonso V and sister of Bermudo III.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Alfonso VI of León and Castile · See more »

Alfonso VIII of Castile

Alfonso VIII (11 November 11555 October 1214), called the Noble (El Noble) or the one of the Navas (el de las Navas), was the King of Castile from 1158 to his death and King of Toledo.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Alfonso VIII of Castile · See more »

Alfonso X of Castile

Alfonso X (also occasionally Alphonso, Alphonse, or Alfons, 23 November 1221 – 4 April 1284), called the Wise (el Sabio), was the King of Castile, León and Galicia from 30 May 1252 until his death in 1284.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Alfonso X of Castile · See more »

Alhambra Decree

The Alhambra Decree (also known as the Edict of Expulsion; Spanish: Decreto de la Alhambra, Edicto de Granada) was an edict issued on 31 March 1492, by the joint Catholic Monarchs of Spain (Isabella I of Castile and Ferdinand II of Aragon) ordering the expulsion of practicing Jews from the Kingdoms of Castile and Aragon and its territories and possessions by 31 July of that year.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Alhambra Decree · See more »

Ali ibn al-Athir

Abu al-Hassan Ali ibn Muhammad ibn Muhammad ash-Shaybani, better known as Ali 'Izz al-Din Ibn al-Athir al-Jazari (Arabic: علي عز الدین بن الاثیر الجزري) (1233–1160) was an Arab or Kurdish historian and biographer who wrote in Arabic and was from the Ibn Athir family.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Ali ibn al-Athir · See more »

Alloy

An alloy is a combination of metals or of a metal and another element.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Alloy · See more »

Almonacid de Toledo

Almonacid de Toledo is a municipality located in the province of Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Almonacid de Toledo · See more »

Amrus ibn Yusuf

'Amrus ibn Yusuf al-Muwallad al-Laridi (عمروس بن يوسف المولد ﺍﻟﻟﺎﺮﺿﻰ, died 808/9 or 813/4) was a Muwallad (probably of Visigothic origin) general of the Emirate of Córdoba and governor of Zaragoza.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Amrus ibn Yusuf · See more »

Aranjuez

Aranjuez, also called the Royal Estate of Aranjuez, is a city and municipality, capital of the Las Vegas district, in the southern part of the Community of Madrid, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Aranjuez · See more »

Argés

Argés is a municipality located in the province of Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Argés · See more »

Arianism

Arianism is a nontrinitarian Christological doctrine which asserts the belief that Jesus Christ is the Son of God who was begotten by God the Father at a point in time, a creature distinct from the Father and is therefore subordinate to him, but the Son is also God (i.e. God the Son).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Arianism · See more »

Artificio de Juanelo

The Artificio de Juanelo was the name of two devices built in Toledo in the 16th century by Juanelo Turriano.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Artificio de Juanelo · See more »

Athanagild

Athanagild (517 – December 567) was Visigothic King of Hispania and Septimania.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Athanagild · See more »

Autonomous communities of Spain

In Spain, an autonomous community (comunidad autónoma, autonomia erkidegoa, comunitat autònoma, comunidade autónoma, comunautat autonòma) is a first-level political and administrative division, created in accordance with the Spanish constitution of 1978, with the aim of guaranteeing limited autonomy of the nationalities and regions that make up Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Autonomous communities of Spain · See more »

Banu Qasi

The Banu Qasi, Banu Kasi, Beni Casi (بني قسي or بنو قسي, meaning "sons" or "heirs of Cassius") or Banu Musa were a Hispano-Roman Muwallad dynasty that ruled the upper Ebro valley in the 9th century, before being displaced in the first quarter of the 10th century.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Banu Qasi · See more »

Bargas

Bargas is a municipality located in the province of Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Bargas · See more »

Baroque

The Baroque is a highly ornate and often extravagant style of architecture, art and music that flourished in Europe from the early 17th until the late 18th century.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Baroque · See more »

Battle of Aqbat al-Bakr

The Battle of Aqbat al-Bakr (2 June 1010) was a battle of the Fitna of al-Andalus that took place in the area in and around Espiel, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Battle of Aqbat al-Bakr · See more »

Battle of Monte Laturce

The Battle of Monte Laturce, also known as the second Battle of Albelda, was a victory for the forces of Ordoño I of Asturias and his ally García Íñiguez of Pamplona.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Battle of Monte Laturce · See more »

Beatrice of Silva

Beatrice of Silva, O.I.C., also known (in Spanish) as Beatriz da Silva y de Menezes and (in Portuguese) as Beatriz de Menezes da Silva, (Campo Maior, Portugal ca. 1424 – Toledo, Castile, 9 August 1492) was a noblewoman of Portugal, who became the foundress of the monastic Order of the Immaculate Conception of Our Lady in Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Beatrice of Silva · See more »

Beatus of Liébana

Saint Beatus of Liébana (c. 730 – c. 800) was a monk, theologian and geographer from the former Duchy of Cantabria and Kingdom of Asturias, in modern Cantabria, northern Spain, who worked and lived in the Picos de Europa mountains of the region of Liébana.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Beatus of Liébana · See more »

Bladesmith

Bladesmithing is the art of making knives, swords, daggers and other blades using a forge, hammer, anvil, and other smithing tools.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Bladesmith · See more »

Bourges Cathedral

Bourges Cathedral (French: Cathédrale Saint-Étienne de Bourges) is a Roman Catholic church located in Bourges, France.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Bourges Cathedral · See more »

Braulio of Zaragoza

Saint Braulio or Braulius (Braulius Caesaraugustanus; 590 – 651 AD) was bishop of Zaragoza and a learned cleric living in the Kingdom of the Visigoths.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Braulio of Zaragoza · See more »

Brunhilda of Austrasia

Brunhilda (c. 543–613) was a Queen of Austrasia by marriage to the Merovingian King Sigebert I of Austrasia, part of Francia.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Brunhilda of Austrasia · See more »

Bulgaria

Bulgaria (България, tr.), officially the Republic of Bulgaria (Република България, tr.), is a country in southeastern Europe.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Bulgaria · See more »

Burguillos de Toledo

Burguillos de Toledo is a municipality located in the province of Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Burguillos de Toledo · See more »

Calatrava la Vieja

Calatrava la Vieja (formerly just Calatrava) is a medieval site and original nucleus of the Order of Calatrava.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Calatrava la Vieja · See more »

Caliphate of Córdoba

The Caliphate of Córdoba (خلافة قرطبة; trans. Khilāfat Qurṭuba) was a state in Islamic Iberia along with a part of North Africa ruled by the Umayyad dynasty.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Caliphate of Córdoba · See more »

Canon law

Canon law (from Greek kanon, a 'straight measuring rod, ruler') is a set of ordinances and regulations made by ecclesiastical authority (Church leadership), for the government of a Christian organization or church and its members.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Canon law · See more »

Capital city

A capital city (or simply capital) is the municipality exercising primary status in a country, state, province, or other administrative region, usually as its seat of government.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Capital city · See more »

Carcamusa

Carcamusa is a traditional dish of Spanish cuisine and a speciality of Toledo, often served as a bar-snack.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Carcamusa · See more »

Carpetani

The Carpetani (Greek: Karpetanoi) were one of the Celtic pre-Roman peoples of the Iberian Peninsula (the Roman Hispania, modern Spain and Portugal), akin to the Celtiberians, dwelling in the central part of the meseta - the high central upland plain of the Iberian Peninsula.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Carpetani · See more »

Carpetania

Carpetania was an ancient region of what is today Spain, located between the Sierra de Guadarrama, the mountains of Toledo, the river Guadiana and the mountain range of Alcaraz, including approximately, the present independent communities of Madrid and Castile-La Mancha.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Carpetania · See more »

Castilian Kingdom of Toledo

The Kingdom of Toledo (Spanish: Reino de Toledo) was a realm in the Iberian Peninsula, created after Alfonso VI of León's capture of Toledo in 1085.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Castilian Kingdom of Toledo · See more »

Castilla–La Mancha

Castilla–La Mancha (or Castile–La Mancha) is an autonomous community of Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Castilla–La Mancha · See more »

Castle of San Servando

The Castle of San Servando is a medieval castle in Toledo, Spain, near the Tagus River.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Castle of San Servando · See more »

Catholic Church

The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Catholic Church · See more »

CD Toledo

Club Deportivo Toledo, S.A.D. is a Spanish football team based in Toledo, in the autonomous community of Castile-La Mancha.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and CD Toledo · See more »

Celtiberians

The Celtiberians were a group of Celts or Celticized peoples inhabiting the central-eastern Iberian Peninsula during the final centuries BC.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Celtiberians · See more »

Celts

The Celts (see pronunciation of ''Celt'' for different usages) were an Indo-European people in Iron Age and Medieval Europe who spoke Celtic languages and had cultural similarities, although the relationship between ethnic, linguistic and cultural factors in the Celtic world remains uncertain and controversial.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Celts · See more »

Cerro del Bu

The Cerro del Bu is an archaeological site in the Bu hill of the Spanish municipality of Toledo, located on a promontory next to the Tagus river.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Cerro del Bu · See more »

Charles III of Spain

Charles III (Spanish: Carlos; Italian: Carlo; 20 January 1716 – 14 December 1788) was King of Spain and the Spanish Indies (1759–1788), after ruling Naples as Charles VII and Sicily as Charles V (1734–1759), kingdoms he abdicated to his son Ferdinand.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Charles III of Spain · See more »

Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor

Charles V (Carlos; Karl; Carlo; Karel; Carolus; 24 February 1500 – 21 September 1558) was ruler of both the Holy Roman Empire from 1519 and the Spanish Empire (as Charles I of Spain) from 1516, as well as of the lands of the former Duchy of Burgundy from 1506.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor · See more »

Chindasuinth

Chindasuinth (Also spelled Chindaswinth, Chindaswind, Chindasuinto, Chindasvindo, or Khindaswinth (Latin: Chintasvintus, Cindasvintus; 563 – 30 September 653 AD) was Visigothic King of Hispania, from 642 until his death in 653. He succeeded Tulga, from whom he took the throne in a coup. He was elected by the nobles and anointed by the bishops 30 April 642.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Chindasuinth · See more »

Chronicle of 754

The Chronicle of 754 (also called the Mozarabic Chronicle or Continuatio Hispana) is a Latin-language history in 95 sections, which was composed in 754 in a part of Spain under Arab rule.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Chronicle of 754 · See more »

Chronicle of Alfonso III

The Chronicle of Alfonso III (Chronica Adefonsi tertii regis) is a chronicle composed in the early tenth century on the order of King Alfonso III of León with the goal of showing the continuity between Visigothic Spain and the later Christian medieval Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Chronicle of Alfonso III · See more »

Circus (building)

The Roman circus (from Latin, "circle") was a large open-air venue used for public events in the ancient Roman Empire.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Circus (building) · See more »

Cixila

Cixila (died 783) was the Archbishop of Toledo from 774 until his death in 783.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Cixila · See more »

Coat of arms of Spain

The coat of arms of Spain represents Spain and the Spanish nation.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Coat of arms of Spain · See more »

Cobisa

Cobisa is a municipality located in the province of Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Cobisa · See more »

Comarca

A comarca (or, pl. comarcas; or, pl. comarques) is a traditional region or local administrative division found in Portugal, Spain and some of their former colonies: Panama, Nicaragua, and Brazil.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Comarca · See more »

Commentary on Job

Saint Gregory's Commentary on Job, or Moralia, sive Expositio in Job, sometimes called Magna Moralia (not to be confused with Aristotle's Magna Moralia), was written between 578 and 595, begun when Gregory was at the court of Tiberius II at Constantinople, but finished only after he had already been in Rome for several years.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Commentary on Job · See more »

Conceptionists

The Order of the Immaculate Conception (Ordo Inmaculatae Conceptionis), also known as the Conceptionists, are a contemplative religious order of nuns.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Conceptionists · See more »

Conventus iuridicus

In Ancient Rome territorial organization, a conventus iuridicus was the capital city of a subdivision of some provinces (Dalmatia, Hispania, Asia) with functions of seat of a district court of justice and maybe others.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Conventus iuridicus · See more »

Council of Trent

The Council of Trent (Concilium Tridentinum), held between 1545 and 1563 in Trent (or Trento, in northern Italy), was an ecumenical council of the Catholic Church.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Council of Trent · See more »

Councils of Toledo

Councils of Toledo (Concilia toletana).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Councils of Toledo · See more »

Country

A country is a region that is identified as a distinct national entity in political geography.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Country · See more »

Court (royal)

A court is an extended royal household in a monarchy, including all those who regularly attend on a monarch, or another central figure.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Court (royal) · See more »

Crown of Castile

The Crown of Castile was a medieval state in the Iberian Peninsula that formed in 1230 as a result of the third and definitive union of the crowns and, some decades later, the parliaments of the kingdoms of Castile and León upon the accession of the then Castilian king, Ferdinand III, to the vacant Leonese throne. It continued to exist as a separate entity after the personal union in 1469 of the crowns of Castile and Aragon with the marriage of the Catholic Monarchs up to the promulgation of the Nueva Planta decrees by Philip V in 1715. The Indies, Islands and Mainland of the Ocean Sea were also a part of the Crown of Castile when transformed from lordships to kingdoms of the heirs of Castile in 1506, with the Treaty of Villafáfila, and upon the death of Ferdinand the Catholic. The title of "King of Castile" remained in use by the Habsburg rulers during the 16th and 17th centuries. Charles I was King of Aragon, Majorca, Valencia, and Sicily, and Count of Barcelona, Roussillon and Cerdagne, as well as King of Castile and León, 1516–1556. In the early 18th century, Philip of Bourbon won the War of the Spanish Succession and imposed unification policies over the Crown of Aragon, supporters of their enemies. This unified the Crown of Aragon and the Crown of Castile into the kingdom of Spain. Even though the Nueva Planta decrees did not formally abolish the Crown of Castile, the country of (Castile and Aragon) was called "Spain" by both contemporaries and historians. "King of Castile" also remains part of the full title of Felipe VI of Spain, the current King of Spain according to the Spanish constitution of 1978, in the sense of titles, not of states.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Crown of Castile · See more »

Cuba

Cuba, officially the Republic of Cuba, is a country comprising the island of Cuba as well as Isla de la Juventud and several minor archipelagos.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Cuba · See more »

Damascus

Damascus (دمشق, Syrian) is the capital of the Syrian Arab Republic; it is also the country's largest city, following the decline in population of Aleppo due to the battle for the city.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Damascus · See more »

Damascus steel

Damascus steel was the forged steel composing the blades of swords smithed in the Near East from ingots of wootz steel.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Damascus steel · See more »

Decretum Gratiani

The Decretum Gratiani, also known as the Concordia discordantium canonum or Concordantia discordantium canonum or simply as the Decretum, is a collection of Canon law compiled and written in the 12th century as a legal textbook by the jurist known as Gratian.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Decretum Gratiani · See more »

Don Quixote

The Ingenious Nobleman Sir Quixote of La Mancha (El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha), or just Don Quixote (Oxford English Dictionary, ""), is a Spanish novel by Miguel de Cervantes.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Don Quixote · See more »

Dracontius

Blossius Aemilius Dracontius of Carthage was a Christian poet who flourished in the latter part of the 5th century.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Dracontius · See more »

Edged and bladed weapons

Bladed and edged weapons have been used throughout history for combat, hunting and in ceremonies.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Edged and bladed weapons · See more »

Egica

Egica, Ergica, or Egicca (c. 610 – 701x703), was the Visigoth King of Hispania and Septimania from 687 until his death.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Egica · See more »

Eighth Council of Toledo

The Eighth Council of Toledo commenced on 16 December 653 in the church of the Holy Apostles in Toledo.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Eighth Council of Toledo · See more »

El Greco

Doménikos Theotokópoulos (Δομήνικος Θεοτοκόπουλος; October 1541 7 April 1614), most widely known as El Greco ("The Greek"), was a painter, sculptor and architect of the Spanish Renaissance.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and El Greco · See more »

El Greco Museum, Toledo

The El Greco Museum (in Spanish: Museo del Greco) is located in Toledo, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and El Greco Museum, Toledo · See more »

El Transparente

El Transparente is a Baroque altarpiece in the ambulatory of the Cathedral of Toledo.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and El Transparente · See more »

Eleanor of Toledo

Eleanor of Toledo (Italian: Eleonora di Toledo (1522 – 17 December 1562), born Doña Leonor Álvarez de Toledo y Osorio, was a Spanish noblewoman who was Duchess of Florence from 1539, after Margaret of Austria. Although, Eleanor is often referred to as the Grand Duchess of Tuscany, she predeceased the creation of the Grand Duke of Tuscany. She is credited with being the first modern first lady, or consort. She served as regent of Florence during the absence of her spouse.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Eleanor of Toledo · See more »

Eleventh Council of Toledo

The Eleventh Council of Toledo convened first on 7 November 675 attended by seventeen bishops and two deacons representing the sees of Segovia and Ergávica (also Ercávica or Arcávica) as well as five abbots.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Eleventh Council of Toledo · See more »

Elipando

Elipando (717 - 808?) named Elipandus in some sources was a Spanish archbishop of Toledo and theologian.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Elipando · See more »

Emirate of Córdoba

The Emirate of Córdoba (إمارة قرطبة, Imārat Qurṭuba) was an independent emirate in the Iberian Peninsula ruled by the Umayyad dynasty with Córdoba as its capital.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Emirate of Córdoba · See more »

Erwig

Erwig (Flavius Ervigius; after 642 – 687) was a king of the Visigoths in Hispania (680–687).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Erwig · See more »

Etymologiae

Etymologiae (Latin for "The Etymologies"), also known as the Origines ("Origins") and usually abbreviated Orig., is an etymological encyclopedia compiled by Isidore of Seville (c. 560–636) towards the end of his life.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Etymologiae · See more »

Eugenius II of Toledo

Saint Eugenius II (died 13 November 657), sometimes called Eugenius the Younger as the successor of Eugenius I, was Archbishop of Toledo from 647 until his death.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Eugenius II of Toledo · See more »

Excommunication

Excommunication is an institutional act of religious censure used to deprive, suspend, or limit membership in a religious community or to restrict certain rights within it, in particular receiving of the sacraments.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Excommunication · See more »

Federico Bahamontes

Federico Martín Bahamontes (born 9 July 1928) is a Spanish former professional road racing cyclist.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Federico Bahamontes · See more »

Ferdinand I of León

Ferdinand I (c. 1015 – 24 December 1065), called the Great (el Magno), was the Count of Castile from his uncle's death in 1029 and the King of León after defeating his brother-in-law in 1037.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Ferdinand I of León · See more »

Fifteenth Council of Toledo

The Fifteenth Council of Toledo first met on 11 May 688 under King Egica.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Fifteenth Council of Toledo · See more »

Fifth Council of Toledo

The Fifth Council of Toledo was convoked by King Chintila and opened on 30 June 636 in the church of Saint Leocadia in Toledo.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Fifth Council of Toledo · See more »

Flavian dynasty

The Flavian dynasty was a Roman imperial dynasty, which ruled the Roman Empire between 69 AD and 96 AD, encompassing the reigns of Vespasian (69–79), and his two sons Titus (79–81) and Domitian (81–96).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Flavian dynasty · See more »

Fourteenth Council of Toledo

The Fourteenth Council of Toledo first met on 14 November 684 under King Erwig.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Fourteenth Council of Toledo · See more »

Fourth Council of Toledo

The Fourth Council of Toledo occurred in 633.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Fourth Council of Toledo · See more »

France

France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and France · See more »

Francesco Sabatini

Francesco Sabatini (1721 – 19 February 1797), also known as Francisco Sabatini, was an Italian architect of the 18th century who worked in Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Francesco Sabatini · See more »

Franciscans

The Franciscans are a group of related mendicant religious orders within the Catholic Church, founded in 1209 by Saint Francis of Assisi.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Franciscans · See more »

Gallaecia

Gallaecia or Callaecia, also known as Hispania Gallaecia, was the name of a Roman province in the north-west of Hispania, approximately present-day Galicia, northern Portugal, Asturias and Leon and the later Suebic Kingdom of Gallaecia.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Gallaecia · See more »

Garcilaso de la Vega (poet)

Garcilaso de la Vega (c. 1501 – 14 October 1536) was a Spanish soldier and poet.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Garcilaso de la Vega (poet) · See more »

Geographical indications and traditional specialities in the European Union

Three European Union schemes of geographical indications and traditional specialties, known as protected designation of origin (PDO), protected geographical indication (PGI), and traditional specialities guaranteed (TSG), promote and protect names of quality agricultural products and foodstuffs.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Geographical indications and traditional specialities in the European Union · See more »

Germany

Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Germany · See more »

Golden age of Jewish culture in Spain

The golden age of Jewish culture in Spain coincided with the Middle Ages in Europe, a period of Muslim rule throughout much of the Iberian Peninsula.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Golden age of Jewish culture in Spain · See more »

Gothic architecture

Gothic architecture is an architectural style that flourished in Europe during the High and Late Middle Ages.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Gothic architecture · See more »

Goya Foods

Goya Foods, Inc. is an American producer of a brand of foods sold in the United States and many Hispanic countries.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Goya Foods · See more »

Guadalajara, Castilla–La Mancha

Guadalajara is a city and municipality in the autonomous community of Castilla–La Mancha, Spain, and in the natural region of La Alcarria.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Guadalajara, Castilla–La Mancha · See more »

Guadamur

Guadamur is a municipality located in the province of Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Guadamur · See more »

Guanajuato City

Guanajuato is a city and municipality in central Mexico and the capital of the state of the same name.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Guanajuato City · See more »

Hannibal

Hannibal Barca (𐤇𐤍𐤁𐤏𐤋 𐤁𐤓𐤒 ḥnb‘l brq; 247 – between 183 and 181 BC) was a Carthaginian general, considered one of the greatest military commanders in history.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Hannibal · See more »

Havana

Havana (Spanish: La Habana) is the capital city, largest city, province, major port, and leading commercial center of Cuba.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Havana · See more »

Hexameron

The term Hexameron (Greek: Ἡ Ἑξαήμερος Δημιουργία Hē Hexaēmeros Dēmiourgia) refers either to the genre of theological treatise that describes God's work on the six days of creation or to the six days of creation themselves.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Hexameron · See more »

Hisham I of Córdoba

Hisham I or Hisham Al-Reda (هشام بن عبد الرحمن الداخل) was the second Umayyad Emir of Cordoba, ruling from 788 to 796 in al-Andalus.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Hisham I of Córdoba · See more »

Hispania Baetica

Hispania Baetica, often abbreviated Baetica, was one of three Roman provinces in Hispania (the Iberian Peninsula).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Hispania Baetica · See more »

Historia de regibus Gothorum, Vandalorum et Suevorum

The Historia de regibus Gothorum, Vandalorum et Suevorum ("History of the Kings of the Goths, Vandals and Suevi") is a Latin history of the Goths from 265 to 624, written by Isidore of Seville.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Historia de regibus Gothorum, Vandalorum et Suevorum · See more »

Historical fiction

Historical fiction is a literary genre in which the plot takes place in a setting located in the past.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Historical fiction · See more »

History of Toledo, Spain

Toledo is the repository of more than 2000 years of history.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and History of Toledo, Spain · See more »

Iglesia de San Andrés, Toledo

The iglesia de San Andrés is a church located in the city of Toledo, in Castile-La Mancha, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Iglesia de San Andrés, Toledo · See more »

Iglesia de Santiago del Arrabal, Toledo

Santiago del Arrabal is a church in Toledo, Spain, built in 1245–48, at the orders of Sancho II, on the site of an older church and a mosque that is known to have been used since 1125.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Iglesia de Santiago del Arrabal, Toledo · See more »

Iglesia de Santo Tomé, Toledo

The Iglesia de Santo Tomé is a church located in the historical center of the city of Toledo (Spain), and was founded after the reconquest of this city by King Alfonso VI of León.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Iglesia de Santo Tomé, Toledo · See more »

Ildefonsus

Saint Ildefonsus or Ildephonsus (rarely Ildephoses or Ildefonse; Spanish San Ildefonso; born circa 607, died 23 January 667) was a scholar and theologian who served as the metropolitan Bishop of Toledo for the last decade of his life.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Ildefonsus · See more »

Instituto Nacional de Estadística (Spain)

The National Institute of Statistics (Instituto Nacional de Estadística, INE) is the official organisation in Spain that collects statistics about demography, economy, and Spanish society.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Instituto Nacional de Estadística (Spain) · See more »

Isaac Abarbanel

Isaac ben Judah Abarbanel (Hebrew: יצחק בן יהודה אברבנאל;‎ 1437–1508), commonly referred to as Abarbanel (אַבַּרבְּנְאֵל), also spelled Abravanel, Avravanel or Abrabanel, was a Portuguese Jewish statesman, philosopher, Bible commentator, and financier.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Isaac Abarbanel · See more »

Isaac Israeli ben Joseph

Isaac Israeli ben Joseph or Yitzhak ben Yosef (often known as Isaac Israeli the Younger) was a Spanish-Jewish astronomer/astrologer who flourished at Toledo in the first half of the fourteenth century.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Isaac Israeli ben Joseph · See more »

Isabelline (architectural style)

The Isabelline style, also called the Isabelline Gothic (in Spanish, Gótico Isabelino), or Castilian late Gothic, was the dominant architectural style of the Crown of Castile during the reign of the Catholic Monarchs, Queen Isabella I of Castile and King Ferdinand II of Aragon in the late-15th century to early-16th century.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Isabelline (architectural style) · See more »

Isidore of Seville

Saint Isidore of Seville (Isidorus Hispalensis; c. 560 – 4 April 636), a scholar and, for over three decades, Archbishop of Seville, is widely regarded as the last of the Fathers of the Church, as the 19th-century historian Montalembert put it in an oft-quoted phrase, "The last scholar of the ancient world." At a time of disintegration of classical culture, and aristocratic violence and illiteracy, he was involved in the conversion of the Arian Visigothic kings to Catholicism, both assisting his brother Leander of Seville, and continuing after his brother's death.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Isidore of Seville · See more »

Israel

Israel, officially the State of Israel, is a country in the Middle East, on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea and the northern shore of the Red Sea.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Israel · See more »

Japan

Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Japan · See more »

Judaeo-Spanish

Judaeo-Spanish or Judeo-Spanish (judeo-español, Hebrew script: גֿודֿיאו-איספאנייול, Cyrillic: Ђудео-Еспањол), commonly referred to as Ladino, is a Romance language derived from Old Spanish.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Judaeo-Spanish · See more »

Judah Halevi

Judah Halevi (also Yehuda Halevi or ha-Levi; יהודה הלוי and Judah ben Shmuel Halevi; يهوذا اللاوي; 1075 – 1141) was a Spanish Jewish physician, poet and philosopher.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Judah Halevi · See more »

Julian of Toledo

Julian of Toledo (642 – 690) was born to parents of Jewish descent in Toledo, Hispania, but was raised Christian.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Julian of Toledo · See more »

Kingdom of Asturias

The Kingdom of Asturias (Regnum Asturorum) was a kingdom in the Iberian Peninsula founded in 718 by the Visigothic nobleman Pelagius of Asturias (Asturian: Pelayu, Spanish: Pelayo).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Kingdom of Asturias · See more »

La Liga

The Primera División, commonly known as La Liga and as La Liga Santander for sponsorship reasons with Santander, is the men's top professional football division of the Spanish football league system.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and La Liga · See more »

Leocadia

Saint Leocadia (Sainte Léocadie; Santa Leocadia) is a Spanish saint.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Leocadia · See more »

Libu

The Libu (rbw; also transcribed Rebu, Lebu) were an Ancient Libyan tribe of Berber origin, from which the name ''Libya'' derives.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Libu · See more »

List of people from Toledo, Spain

This is a list of notable people who were born at Toledo, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and List of people from Toledo, Spain · See more »

List of Umayyad governors of al-Andalus

The southern part of the Iberian peninsula was under Islamic rule for seven hundred years.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and List of Umayyad governors of al-Andalus · See more »

Liuvigild

Liuvigild, Leuvigild, Leovigild, or Leovigildo (Spanish and Portuguese), (519 – 21 April 586) was a Visigothic King of Hispania and Septimania from 568 to April 21, 586.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Liuvigild · See more »

Livy

Titus Livius Patavinus (64 or 59 BCAD 12 or 17) – often rendered as Titus Livy, or simply Livy, in English language sources – was a Roman historian.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Livy · See more »

Lower March

The Lower March (الثغر الأدنى, al-Ṯaḡr al-ʾAdnā) was a march of the Al Andalus.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Lower March · See more »

Luis García (footballer, born 1978)

Luis Javier García Sanz (born 24 June 1978) is a Spanish former professional footballer who played as a left winger.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Luis García (footballer, born 1978) · See more »

Lusitania

Lusitania (Lusitânia; Lusitania) or Hispania Lusitana was an ancient Iberian Roman province located where most of modern Portugal (south of the Douro river) and part of western Spain (the present autonomous community of Extremadura and a part of the province of Salamanca) lie.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Lusitania · See more »

Madrid

Madrid is the capital of Spain and the largest municipality in both the Community of Madrid and Spain as a whole.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Madrid · See more »

Manchego cuisine

Manchego cuisine (or Castilian-Manchego cuisine) refers to the typical dishes and ingredients in the cuisine of Castilla–La Mancha region of Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Manchego cuisine · See more »

Marcus Fulvius Nobilior (consul 189 BC)

Marcus Fulvius Nobilior, Roman general, a member of one of the most important families of the plebeian Fulvia gens.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Marcus Fulvius Nobilior (consul 189 BC) · See more »

Mary, mother of Jesus

Mary was a 1st-century BC Galilean Jewish woman of Nazareth, and the mother of Jesus, according to the New Testament and the Quran.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Mary, mother of Jesus · See more »

Marzipan

Marzipan is a confection consisting primarily of sugar or honey and almond meal (ground almonds), sometimes augmented with almond oil or extract.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Marzipan · See more »

Mauregatus of Asturias

Mauregatus the Usurper was the king of Asturias from 783 to 788 or 789.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Mauregatus of Asturias · See more »

Mérida, Spain

Mérida (Extremaduran: Méria) is the capital of the autonomous community of Extremadura, western central Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Mérida, Spain · See more »

Medinaceli

Medinaceli is a municipality and town in the province of Soria, in Castile and León, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Medinaceli · See more »

Mexico

Mexico (México; Mēxihco), officially called the United Mexican States (Estados Unidos Mexicanos) is a federal republic in the southern portion of North America.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Mexico · See more »

Middle Ages

In the history of Europe, the Middle Ages (or Medieval Period) lasted from the 5th to the 15th century.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Middle Ages · See more »

Migas

Migas ("crumbs" in English) is the name used for an ancient dish in Spanish and Portuguese cuisines.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Migas · See more »

Military academy

A military academy or service academy (in the United States) is an educational institution which prepares candidates for service in the officer corps.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Military academy · See more »

Mixed media

In visual art, mixed media is an artwork in which more than one medium or material has been employed.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Mixed media · See more »

Mocejón

Mocejón is a municipality located in the province of Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Mocejón · See more »

Monastery

A monastery is a building or complex of buildings comprising the domestic quarters and workplaces of monastics, monks or nuns, whether living in communities or alone (hermits).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Monastery · See more »

Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes

The Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes (English: Monastery of Saint John of the Monarchs) is an Isabelline style monastery in Toledo, in Castile-La Mancha, Spain, built by the Catholic Monarchs (1477–1504).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes · See more »

Montes de Toledo

The Montes de Toledo are one of the main systems of mountain ranges in the Iberian Peninsula.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Montes de Toledo · See more »

Moors

The term "Moors" refers primarily to the Muslim inhabitants of the Maghreb, the Iberian Peninsula, Sicily, Sardinia, Corsica, and Malta during the Middle Ages.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Moors · See more »

Mosque of Cristo de la Luz

The Mosque of Cristo de la Luz is a former mosque in Toledo, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Mosque of Cristo de la Luz · See more »

Mosque of las Tornerías

The Mezquita de las Tornerías (italic) is a Moorish former mosque in Toledo (Castile-La Mancha, Spain).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Mosque of las Tornerías · See more »

Mudéjar

Mudéjar (Mudèjar, مدجن trans. Mudajjan, "tamed; domesticated") is also the name given to Moors or Muslims of Al-Andalus who remained in Iberia after the Christian Reconquista but were not initially forcibly converted to Christianity.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Mudéjar · See more »

Muhammad I of Córdoba

Muhammad I (محمد بن عبد الرحمن الأوسط) (823–886) was the Umayyad emir of Córdoba from 852 to 886 in the Al-Andalus (Moorish Iberia).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Muhammad I of Córdoba · See more »

Muhammad II of Córdoba

Muhammad II al-Mahdi (Muḥammad al-Mahdī bi-ʾllāh) was the fourth Caliph of Cordoba of the Umayyad dynasty in Al-Andalus (Moorish Iberia).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Muhammad II of Córdoba · See more »

Muladi

The Muladi (mulaˈði, pl. muladíes; mulɐˈði, pl. muladis; muɫəˈðitə or muladí, pl. muladites or muladís; مولد trans. muwallad, pl. مولدون muwalladūn or مولدين muwalladīn) were Muslims of local descent or of mixed Arab, Berber, and Iberian origin, who lived in Al-Andalus during the Middle Ages.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Muladi · See more »

Municipality

A municipality is usually a single urban or administrative division having corporate status and powers of self-government or jurisdiction as granted by national and state laws to which it is subordinate.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Municipality · See more »

Municipium

Municipium (pl. municipia) was the Latin term for a town or city.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Municipium · See more »

Musa bin Nusayr

Musa bin Nusayr (موسى بن نصير Mūsá bin Nuṣayr; 640–716) served as a governor and general under the Umayyad caliph Al-Walid I. He ruled over the Muslim provinces of North Africa (Ifriqiya), and directed the Islamic conquest of the Visigothic Kingdom in Hispania (Spain, Portugal, Andorra and part of France).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Musa bin Nusayr · See more »

Musa ibn Musa ibn Qasi

Musa ibn Musa al-Qasawi (Arabic: موسى بن موسى القسوي) also nicknamed the Great (Arabic: الكبير, Al-Kabīr) (born circa 790 – 26 September 862) was leader of the Muwallad Banu Qasi clan and ruler of a semi-autonomous principality in the upper Ebro valley in northern Iberia in the 9th century.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Musa ibn Musa ibn Qasi · See more »

Museum of Santa Cruz

The Museum of Santa Cruz (Spanish: Museo de Santa Cruz) is a building of the 16th century of the city of Toledo, Spain), which originally was an important hospital (Hospital de Santa Cruz), although it was converted into a museum in the 19th century. The hospital was founded by Cardinal Mendoza at the end of the 15th century to centralize assistance to orphaned and abandoned children in the city. It has a remarkable Plateresque portal, work of Alonso de Covarrubias. The building has a Greek cross plant and four courtyards, two of which were completely completed. The first is of Covarrubias and gives access to the upper floor through a three-ladder staircase. The museum has two floors. The cruiser covers the two floors and is covered with ribbed vaults. In the north arm was located the chapel. The museum has sections of Archeology, Fine Arts and Decorative Arts. The Fine Arts funds are distributed on the first and second floor of the building, and those of archeology, in the Noble Cloister and in an underground floor. The Decorative Arts have a sample of Toledan folk handicrafts, which is also located on the floor of the basement.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Museum of Santa Cruz · See more »

Nambroca

Nambroca is a municipality located in the province of Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Nambroca · See more »

Nara, Nara

is the capital city of Nara Prefecture located in the Kansai region of Japan.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Nara, Nara · See more »

Narciso Tomé

Narciso Tomé (1690–1742) was a Spanish architect and sculptor of the late-Baroque or Rococo period.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Narciso Tomé · See more »

Neo-Mudéjar

The Neo-Mudéjar is a type of Moorish Revival architecture.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Neo-Mudéjar · See more »

Ninth Council of Toledo

The Ninth Council of Toledo was a provincial synod of bishops of Carthaginiensis.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Ninth Council of Toledo · See more »

Ohio

Ohio is a Midwestern state in the Great Lakes region of the United States.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Ohio · See more »

Olías del Rey

Olías del Rey is a municipality located in the province of Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Olías del Rey · See more »

Oppas

Oppas or Oppa (died after 712) was a member of the Visigothic elite in the city of Toledo on the eve of the Muslim conquest of Hispania.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Oppas · See more »

Ordoño I of Asturias

Ordoño I (c. 821 – 27 May 866) was King of Asturias from 850 until his death.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Ordoño I of Asturias · See more »

Palacio de Galiana, Toledo

The Palacio de Galiana is a Mudéjar palace in Toledo, Spain, on the borders of the Tagus River.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Palacio de Galiana, Toledo · See more »

Parias

In medieval Spain, parias (from medieval Latin pariāre, "to make equal ", i.e. pay) were a form of tribute paid by the taifas of al-Andalus to the Christian kingdoms of the north.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Parias · See more »

Paul Johnson (writer)

Paul Bede Johnson (born 2 November 1928) is an English journalist, popular historian, speechwriter, and author.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Paul Johnson (writer) · See more »

Penance

Penance is repentance of sins as well as an alternate name for the Catholic, Eastern Orthodox, and Oriental Orthodox sacrament of Reconciliation or Confession.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Penance · See more »

Philip II of Spain

Philip II (Felipe II; 21 May 1527 – 13 September 1598), called "the Prudent" (el Prudente), was King of Spain (1556–98), King of Portugal (1581–98, as Philip I, Filipe I), King of Naples and Sicily (both from 1554), and jure uxoris King of England and Ireland (during his marriage to Queen Mary I from 1554–58).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Philip II of Spain · See more »

Polán

Polán is a municipality located in the province of Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Polán · See more »

Primate (bishop)

Primate is a title or rank bestowed on some archbishops in certain Christian churches.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Primate (bishop) · See more »

Priscillian

Priscillian (died c.385) was a wealthy nobleman of Roman Hispania who promoted a strict form of Christian asceticism.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Priscillian · See more »

Priscillianism

Priscillianism is a Christian belief system developed in the Iberian Peninsula (the Roman Hispania) in the 4th century by Priscillian, derived from the Gnostic-Manichaean doctrines taught by Marcus, an Egyptian from Memphis, and later considered a heresy by both the Eastern Orthodox Church and the Roman Catholic Church.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Priscillianism · See more »

Province of Toledo

Toledo is a province of central Spain, in the western part of the autonomous community of Castile–La Mancha.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Province of Toledo · See more »

Provinces of Spain

Spain and its autonomous communities are divided into fifty provinces (provincias,; sing. provincia).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Provinces of Spain · See more »

Puente de Alcántara

The Puente de Alcántara is a Roman arch bridge in Toledo, Spain, spanning the Tagus River.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Puente de Alcántara · See more »

Puente de San Martín (Toledo)

The Puente de San Martín (St Martin's Bridge) is a medieval bridge across the river Tagus in Toledo, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Puente de San Martín (Toledo) · See more »

Puerta Bab al-Mardum

The Puerta Bab al-Mardum, or Puerta de Valmardón, is a city gate of Toledo, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Puerta Bab al-Mardum · See more »

Puerta de Bisagra

The Puerta de Bisagra (originally Bab al-Saqra, also called Puerta de Alfonso VI) is a city gate of Toledo, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Puerta de Bisagra · See more »

Puerta de Bisagra Nueva

250px The Puerta de Bisagra Nueva ("The New Bisagra Gate") is the best known city gate of Toledo, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Puerta de Bisagra Nueva · See more »

Puerta del Cambrón

The Puerta del Cambrón is a gate located in the west sector of the Spanish city of Toledo, in Castile-La Mancha.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Puerta del Cambrón · See more »

Puerta del Sol, Toledo

Puerta del Sol is a city gate of Toledo, Spain, built in the late 14th century by the Knights Hospitaller.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Puerta del Sol, Toledo · See more »

Punic Wars

The Punic Wars were a series of three wars fought between Rome and Carthage from 264 BC to 146 BC.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Punic Wars · See more »

Qays

Qays ʿAylān (قيس عيلان), often referred to simply as Qays (also spelled Qais, Kais or Kays) were an Arab tribal confederation that branched from the Mudhar section of the Adnanites.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Qays · See more »

Ramiro II of León

Ramiro II (c. 900 – 1 January 951), son of Ordoño II, was a King of León from 931 until his death.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Ramiro II of León · See more »

Raymond de Sauvetât

Francis Raymond de Sauvetât, or Raymond of Toledo, was the Archbishop of Toledo from 1125 to 1152.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Raymond de Sauvetât · See more »

Real Valladolid

Real Valladolid Club de Fútbol, S.A.D., or simply Real Valladolid, is a Spanish football club based in Valladolid, in the autonomous community of Castile and León, from where the nickname Pucela is derived.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Real Valladolid · See more »

Reccared I

Reccared I (or Recared; Reccaredus; Recaredo; 559 – 31 May 601 AD; reigned 586–601) was Visigothic King of Hispania and Septimania.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Reccared I · See more »

Recceswinth

Recceswinth, also known as Reccesuinth, Recceswint, Reccaswinth, Recesvinto (Spanish, Galician and Portuguese), Recceswinthus, Reccesvinthus, and Recesvindus (Latin), (? – 1 September 672) was the Visigothic King of Hispania, Septimania and Galicia in 649–672.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Recceswinth · See more »

Reconquista

The Reconquista (Spanish and Portuguese for the "reconquest") is a name used to describe the period in the history of the Iberian Peninsula of about 780 years between the Umayyad conquest of Hispania in 711 and the fall of the Nasrid kingdom of Granada to the expanding Christian kingdoms in 1492.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Reconquista · See more »

Rielves

Rielves is a municipality located in the province of Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Rielves · See more »

Roderic

Ruderic (also spelled Roderic, Roderik, Roderich, or Roderick; Spanish and Rodrigo, لذريق; died 711 or 712) was the Visigothic King of Hispania for a brief period between 710 and 712.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Roderic · See more »

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toledo

This is a list of Bishops and Archbishops of Toledo (Archidioecesis Toletana).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toledo · See more »

Roman Empire

The Roman Empire (Imperium Rōmānum,; Koine and Medieval Greek: Βασιλεία τῶν Ῥωμαίων, tr.) was the post-Roman Republic period of the ancient Roman civilization, characterized by government headed by emperors and large territorial holdings around the Mediterranean Sea in Europe, Africa and Asia.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Roman Empire · See more »

Roman legion

A Roman legion (from Latin legio "military levy, conscription", from legere "to choose") was a large unit of the Roman army.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Roman legion · See more »

Safed

Safed (צְפַת Tsfat, Ashkenazi: Tzfas, Biblical: Ṣ'fath; صفد, Ṣafad) is a city in the Northern District of Israel.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Safed · See more »

San Sebastián, Toledo

San Sebastian is one of the oldest churches of Toledo, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and San Sebastián, Toledo · See more »

Sancho II of Castile and León

Sancho II (1036/1038 – 7 October 1072), called the Strong (el Fuerte), was King of Castile (1065–72), Galicia (1071–72) and León (1072).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Sancho II of Castile and León · See more »

Saqaliba

Ṣaqāliba (Arabic: صقالبة, sg. ṣaqlabī) refers to Slavs, captured on the coasts of Europe in raids or wars, as well as mercenaries in the medieval Muslim world, in the Middle East, North Africa, Sicily and Al-Andalus.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Saqaliba · See more »

Second Spanish Republic

The Spanish Republic (República Española), commonly known as the Second Spanish Republic (Segunda República Española), was the democratic government that existed in Spain from 1931 to 1939.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Second Spanish Republic · See more »

Segunda División

The Segunda División, officially known as La Liga 2 and stylized as La Liga 1|2|3 for sponsorship reasons, is the men's second professional association football division of the Spanish football league system.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Segunda División · See more »

Segunda División B

Segunda División B (Second Division B) is the third level of the Spanish football league system currently divided into 4 groups of 20 teams each.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Segunda División B · See more »

Segundo de Chomón

Segundo Víctor Aurelio Chomón y Ruiz (also Chomont or Chaumont,; 17 October 1871 – 2 May 1929) was a pioneering Spanish film director, cinematographer and screenwriter.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Segundo de Chomón · See more »

Semi-arid climate

A semi-arid climate or steppe climate is the climate of a region that receives precipitation below potential evapotranspiration, but not as low as a desert climate.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Semi-arid climate · See more »

Sephardi Jews

Sephardi Jews, also known as Sephardic Jews or Sephardim (סְפָרַדִּים, Modern Hebrew: Sefaraddim, Tiberian: Səp̄āraddîm; also Ye'hude Sepharad, lit. "The Jews of Spain"), originally from Sepharad, Spain or the Iberian peninsula, are a Jewish ethnic division.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Sephardi Jews · See more »

Seventeenth Council of Toledo

The Seventeenth Council of Toledo first met on 9 November 694 under King Egica.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Seventeenth Council of Toledo · See more »

Seventh Council of Toledo

The Seventh Council of Toledo commenced on 18 November 646 and was attended by 41 bishops either personally or by delegation.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Seventh Council of Toledo · See more »

Siege of the Alcázar

The Siege of the Alcázar was a highly symbolic Nationalist victory in Toledo in the opening stages of the Spanish Civil War.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Siege of the Alcázar · See more »

Sierra de Guadarrama

The Sierra de Guadarrama (Guadarrama Mountains) is a mountain range forming the main eastern section of the Sistema Central, the system of mountain ranges along the centre of the Iberian Peninsula.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Sierra de Guadarrama · See more »

Sisebert

Sisbert or Sisebert was the metropolitan archbishop of Toledo from 690 to 693 as successor to the famous Julian.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Sisebert · See more »

Sisebut

Sisebut (Sisebutus, Sisebuto; also Sisebuth, Sisebur, Sisebod or Sigebut) (565 – February 621) was King of the Visigoths and ruler of Hispania and Septimania.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Sisebut · See more »

Sister city

Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Sister city · See more »

Sixteenth Council of Toledo

The Sixteenth Council of Toledo first met on 25 April 693, the second of Egica's three councils.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Sixteenth Council of Toledo · See more »

Sixth Council of Toledo

The Sixth Council of Toledo was the second council convoked by King Chintila and opened on 9 January 638.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Sixth Council of Toledo · See more »

Spain

Spain (España), officially the Kingdom of Spain (Reino de España), is a sovereign state mostly located on the Iberian Peninsula in Europe.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Spain · See more »

Spanish Adoptionism

Spanish Adoptionism was a Christian theological position which was articulated in Umayyad and Christian-held regions of the Iberian peninsula in the 8th- and 9th centuries.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Spanish Adoptionism · See more »

Spanish Civil War

The Spanish Civil War (Guerra Civil Española),Also known as The Crusade (La Cruzada) among Nationalists, the Fourth Carlist War (Cuarta Guerra Carlista) among Carlists, and The Rebellion (La Rebelión) or Uprising (Sublevación) among Republicans.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Spanish Civil War · See more »

Spanish language

Spanish or Castilian, is a Western Romance language that originated in the Castile region of Spain and today has hundreds of millions of native speakers in Latin America and Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Spanish language · See more »

Spanish Socialist Workers' Party

The Spanish Socialist Workers' Party (Partido Socialista Obrero Español; PSOE) is a social-democraticThe PSOE is described as a social-democratic party by numerous sources.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Spanish Socialist Workers' Party · See more »

Suebi

The Suebi (or Suevi, Suavi, or Suevians) were a large group of Germanic tribes, which included the Marcomanni, Quadi, Hermunduri, Semnones, Lombards and others, sometimes including sub-groups simply referred to as Suebi.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Suebi · See more »

Sulayman ibn al-Hakam

Sulayman ibn al-Hakam or Sulayman al-Musta'in bi-llah (سليمان المستعين بالله; died 1016) was the fifth Umayyad Caliph of Córdoba, ruling from 1009 to 1010, and from 1013 to 1016 in Al-Andalus.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Sulayman ibn al-Hakam · See more »

Suniefred

Suniefred (fl. 690s) was a Visigoth who carried out a rebellion against the Visigothic king Egica.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Suniefred · See more »

Surname

A surname, family name, or last name is the portion of a personal name that indicates a person's family (or tribe or community, depending on the culture).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Surname · See more »

Synagogue of El Transito

The Synagogue of El Transito, once also known as the "Synagogue of Samuel ha-Levi" (Spanish sinagoga de Samuel ha-Leví) is a historic building in Toledo, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Synagogue of El Transito · See more »

Synagogue of Santa María la Blanca

The Synagogue of Santa María la Blanca (literally Synagogue of Saint Mary the White, originally known as the Ibn Shushan Synagogue, or commonly the Congregational Synagogue of Toledo) is a museum and former synagogue in Toledo, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Synagogue of Santa María la Blanca · See more »

Synod

A synod is a council of a church, usually convened to decide an issue of doctrine, administration or application.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Synod · See more »

Syria

Syria (سوريا), officially known as the Syrian Arab Republic (الجمهورية العربية السورية), is a country in Western Asia, bordering Lebanon and the Mediterranean Sea to the west, Turkey to the north, Iraq to the east, Jordan to the south, and Israel to the southwest.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Syria · See more »

Tagus

The Tagus (Tajo,; Tejo) is the longest river in the Iberian Peninsula.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Tagus · See more »

Taifa

In the history of the Iberian Peninsula, a taifa (from طائفة ṭā'ifa, plural طوائف ṭawā'if) was an independent Muslim-ruled principality, of which a number were formed in Al-Andalus (Moorish Iberia) after the final collapse of the Umayyad Caliphate of Córdoba in 1031.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Taifa · See more »

Taifa of Granada

The Taifa of Granada (rtl, Ta'ifa Garnata) was a Berber taifa in Al-Andalus, within the present day Granada Province in southern Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Taifa of Granada · See more »

Taifa of Toledo

The taifa of Toledo was a Berber Muslim taifa located in what is now central Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Taifa of Toledo · See more »

Taifa of Valencia

The Taifa of Valencia was a medieval Moorish taifa kingdom which existed, in and around Valencia, Spain during four distinct periods: from 1010 to 1065, from 1075 to 1099, from 1145 to 1147 and last from 1229 to 1238 when it was finally conquered by the Aragon.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Taifa of Valencia · See more »

Taius

Taius (Taio, Tago, Tajo, Tajón, Tayon) (c. 600—c. 683) was a bishop of Zaragoza during the Visigothic period, from 651-664, succeeding his teacher Saint Braulius.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Taius · See more »

Talamanca de Jarama

Talamanca de Jarama is a municipality of the Community of Madrid, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Talamanca de Jarama · See more »

Talavera de la Reina

Talavera de la Reina is a city and municipality in the western part of the province of Toledo, which in turn is part of the autonomous community of Castile–La Mancha, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Talavera de la Reina · See more »

Tariq ibn Ziyad

āriq ibn Ziyād (طارق بن زياد) was a Muslim commander who led the Islamic Umayyad conquest of Visigothic Hispania in 711–718 A.D. Under the orders of the Umayyad Caliph Al-Walid I he led a large army and crossed the Strait of Gibraltar from the North African coast, consolidating his troops at what is today known as the Rock of Gibraltar.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Tariq ibn Ziyad · See more »

Tenth Council of Toledo

The Tenth Council of Toledo was summoned to meet on 1 December 656 by King Reccesuinth.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Tenth Council of Toledo · See more »

Thalaba ibn Salama al-Amili

Tha'laba ibn Salama al-Amili (?–750?) was an Arab military commander in Jordan, North Africa and the Iberian Peninsula, and briefly ruler of al-Andalus from August 742 to May 743.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Thalaba ibn Salama al-Amili · See more »

The Blade (Toledo, Ohio)

The Blade, also known as the Toledo Blade, is a daily newspaper in Toledo, Ohio, in the United States, first published on December 19, 1835.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and The Blade (Toledo, Ohio) · See more »

The Burial of the Count of Orgaz

The Burial of the Count of Orgaz (Spanish: El Entierro del Conde de Orgaz) is a painting by El Greco, a prominent Renaissance painter, sculptor, and architect of Greek origin.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and The Burial of the Count of Orgaz · See more »

Thermae

In ancient Rome, thermae (from Greek θερμός thermos, "hot") and balneae (from Greek βαλανεῖον balaneion) were facilities for bathing.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Thermae · See more »

Theudis

Theudis (Spanish: Teudis, Portuguese: Têudis), (470 – June 548) was king of the Visigoths in Hispania from 531 to 548.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Theudis · See more »

Third Council of Toledo

The Third Council of Toledo (589) marks the entry of Visigothic Spain into the Catholic Church, and known for codifying the filioque clause into Western Christianity.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Third Council of Toledo · See more »

Thirteenth Council of Toledo

The Thirteenth Council of Toledo opened on 4 November 683.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Thirteenth Council of Toledo · See more »

Toledano

Toledano (טולדנו, טולידאנו) is a family name derived from the city of Toledo, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Toledano · See more »

Toledo Cathedral

The Primate Cathedral of Saint Mary of Toledo (Catedral Primada Santa María de Toledo) is a Roman Catholic church in Toledo, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Toledo Cathedral · See more »

Toledo School of Translators

The Toledo School of Translators (Escuela de Traductores de Toledo) is the group of scholars who worked together in the city of Toledo during the 12th and 13th centuries, to translate many of the philosophical and scientific works from Classical Arabic.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Toledo School of Translators · See more »

Toledo steel

Toledo steel, known historically as unusually hard, is from Toledo, Spain, which has been a traditional sword-making, steel-working center since about 500 BC, and came to the attention of Rome when used by Hannibal in the Punic Wars.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Toledo steel · See more »

Toledo, Ohio

Toledo is a city in and the county seat of Lucas County, Ohio, United States.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Toledo, Ohio · See more »

Tour de France

The Tour de France is an annual male multiple stage bicycle race primarily held in France, while also occasionally making passes through nearby countries.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Tour de France · See more »

Treasure of Guarrazar

The Treasure of Guarrazar, Guadamur, Province of Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain, is an archeological find composed of twenty-six votive crowns and gold crosses that had originally been offered to the Roman Catholic Church by the Kings of the Visigoths in the seventh century in Hispania, as a gesture of the orthodoxy of their faith and their submission to the ecclesiastical hierarchy.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Treasure of Guarrazar · See more »

True Cross

The True Cross is the name for physical remnants which, by a Christian Church tradition, are said to be from the cross upon which Jesus was crucified.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and True Cross · See more »

Twelfth Council of Toledo

The Twelfth Council of Toledo was initiated on 9 January 681 by the new King Erwig.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Twelfth Council of Toledo · See more »

Umayyad Caliphate

The Umayyad Caliphate (ٱلْخِلافَةُ ٱلأُمَوِيَّة, trans. Al-Khilāfatu al-ʾUmawiyyah), also spelt, was the second of the four major caliphates established after the death of Muhammad.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Umayyad Caliphate · See more »

UNESCO

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO; Organisation des Nations unies pour l'éducation, la science et la culture) is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) based in Paris.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and UNESCO · See more »

United Left (Spain)

United Left (Izquierda Unida, IU) is a political coalition that was organized in 1986, bringing together several left-wing and far-left political organizations.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and United Left (Spain) · See more »

United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and United States · See more »

Upper March

The Upper March (in الثغر الأعلى, aṯ-Tagr al-A'la; in Spanish: Marca Superior) was an administrative and military division in northeast Al-Andalus, roughly corresponding to the Ebro valley and adjacent Mediterranean coast, from the 8th century to the early 11th century.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Upper March · See more »

Vaccaei

The Vaccaei or Vaccei were a pre-Roman Celtic people of Spain, who inhabited the sedimentary plains of the central Duero valley, in the Meseta Central of northern Hispania (specifically in Castile and León).

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Vaccaei · See more »

Veliko Tarnovo

Veliko Tarnovo (Велико Търново, "Great Tarnovo") is a city in north central Bulgaria and the administrative centre of Veliko Tarnovo Province.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Veliko Tarnovo · See more »

Vettones

The Vettones (Greek: Ouettones) were a pre-Roman people of the Iberian Peninsula of possibly Celtic ethnicity.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Vettones · See more »

Visigothic art and architecture

The Visigoths entered Hispania (modern Spain and Portugal) in 415, and they rose to be the dominant people there until the Moorish invasion of 711 brought their kingdom to an end.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Visigothic art and architecture · See more »

Visigothic Code

The Visigothic Code (Latin, Forum Iudicum or Liber Iudiciorum; Spanish, Libro de los Jueces, Book of the Judges), also called Lex Visigothorum (English: Law of the Visigoths) is a set of laws first promulgated by king Chindasuinth (642-653) of the Visigothic Kingdom in his second year of rule (642-643) that survives only in fragments.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Visigothic Code · See more »

Visigothic Kingdom

The Visigothic Kingdom or Kingdom of the Visigoths (Regnum Gothorum) was a kingdom that occupied what is now southwestern France and the Iberian Peninsula from the 5th to the 8th centuries.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Visigothic Kingdom · See more »

Visigoths

The Visigoths (Visigothi, Wisigothi, Vesi, Visi, Wesi, Wisi; Visigoti) were the western branches of the nomadic tribes of Germanic peoples referred to collectively as the Goths.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Visigoths · See more »

Wamba (king)

Wamba (Medieval Latin: VVamba, Vamba, Wamba; 643 – 687/688) was the king of the Visigoths from 672 to 680.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Wamba (king) · See more »

Wittiza

Wittiza (Witiza, Witica, Witicha, Vitiza, or Witiges; 687 – probably 710) was the Visigothic King of Hispania from 694 until his death, co-ruling with his father, Egica, until 702 or 703.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Wittiza · See more »

World Heritage site

A World Heritage site is a landmark or area which is selected by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as having cultural, historical, scientific or other form of significance, and is legally protected by international treaties.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and World Heritage site · See more »

Yusuf ibn 'Abd al-Rahman al-Fihri

Yusuf ibn 'Abd al-Rahman al-Fihri (يوسف بن عبد الرحمن الفهري) was an Umayyad governor of Narbonne in Septimania and governor of al-Andalus from 747 to 756, ruling independently following the collapse of the Umayyad Caliphate in 750.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Yusuf ibn 'Abd al-Rahman al-Fihri · See more »

Zaragoza

Zaragoza, also called Saragossa in English, is the capital city of the Zaragoza province and of the autonomous community of Aragon, Spain.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and Zaragoza · See more »

1968 Summer Olympics

The 1968 Summer Olympics (Spanish: Juegos Olímpicos de Verano de 1968), officially known as the Games of the XIX Olympiad, were an international multi-sport event held in Mexico City, Mexico, in October 1968.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and 1968 Summer Olympics · See more »

2004 Summer Olympics

The 2004 Summer Olympic Games (Θερινοί Ολυμπιακοί Αγώνες 2004), officially known as the Games of the XXVIII Olympiad and commonly known as Athens 2004, was a premier international multi-sport event held in Athens, Greece, from 13 to 29 August 2004 with the motto Welcome Home. 10,625 athletes competed, some 600 more than expected, accompanied by 5,501 team officials from 201 countries.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and 2004 Summer Olympics · See more »

2008 Summer Olympics

The 2008 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXIX Olympiad and commonly known as Beijing 2008, was an international multi-sport event that was held from 8 to 24 August 2008 in Beijing, China.

New!!: Toledo, Spain and 2008 Summer Olympics · See more »

Redirects here:

Historic City of Toledo, Spain Toledo, Toledo (Spain), Toledo Spain, Toledo, Toledo, Toletum, Tulaytula.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toledo,_Spain

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »