Mawlay Ismail Ibn Sharif (r. 1672-1727/1083-1139 AH)
r. 1672-1727/1083-1140 AH

Alawite ruler born 1645/1055 AH, Moulay Ismaïl is regarded as a great military leader who also built some of Morocco's best known monuments, including the imperial city of Meknès where he is buried. He created a strong, fiercely loyal army, allowing him to recaptured the ports of Larache, AsilahMehdia, and Tangier from European forces.   

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Mulay Ismaïl
Moulay Isma'il