Kingdom of Córdoba

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Kingdom of Córdoba
Reino de Córdoba
Realm of the Crown of Castile
Region of the Kingdom of Spain


Coat of arms of Cordoba

Coat of arms
Location of Cordoba
Map of the Kingdom of Córdoba, based on the Respuestas Generales del Catastro de Ensenada (1750-54).
Government Manoralism
 •  Capture of Córdoba 1236
 •  Territorial division of Spain 1833
Today part of  Spain

The Kingdom of Córdoba (Spanish: Reino de Córdoba; English often: Kingdom of Cordova) was a territorial jurisdiction of the Crown of Castile from the time it was won from Muslim rule in 1236 during the Reconquista until Javier de Burgos' provincial division of Spain in 1833. This was a "kingdom" ("reino") in the second sense given by the Diccionario de la lengua española de la Real Academia Española: the Crown of Castile consisted of several such kingdoms. Córdoba was one of the Four Kingdoms of Andalusia. Its extent is detailed in Respuestas Generales del Catastro de Ensenada (1750-54), which was part of the documentation of a census.

Like the other kingdoms within Spain, the Kingdom of Córdoba was abolished by the 1833 territorial division of Spain.[1]

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  1. ^ Daniele Conversi, The Spanish Federalist Tradition and the 1978 Constitution Archived 7 December 2008 at the Wayback Machine, p. 12, footnote 63. Retrieved 31 December 2000.