Lower March

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Al-Tagr al-Adna (Lower March) as part of the Caliphate of Córdoba in the early 10th century.

The Lower March (Arabic: الثغر الأدنى‎, al-Ṯaḡr al-ʾAdnā) was a march of the Al Andalus. It included territory that is now in Portugal.[1]


  1. ^ António Henrique R. de Oliveira Marques, Mário Soares (1998). "Histoire du Portugal et de son empire colonial". Histoire du Portugal et de son empire colonial (in French). KARTHALA Editions. Retrieved 2011-12-09.