WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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Non-muslims captured in slave-raids in east Africa.
Reports if statements or actions of Muhammad.
Party which traced back to Muhammad's uncle, Al-Abbas; an Islamic dynasty.
'People of the Book'.
Nomadic culture developed over the centuries, based on camel and goat herding.
Areas in deserts with under ground water supplies; later developed into large trading centers.
One of the five pillars of Islam; pilgrimage to Mecca.
Tax on non-Muslims
Chief administrator and head of the caliph's inner council.
The Bedouin tribe which included the Umayyads.
Muhammad's wife.
The clan which founded the city of Mecca.
Muslim converts
Holy wars launched to forcibly spread Islam.
Groups of kin-related Bedouin herders.
Members of a Christian sect who were taxed heavily by the Byzantines and rallied to the Arabs.
The defeat of rival prophets and some of the larger clans.
Community of faithful, which transcended the old tribal boundaries.
Sailing vessels with lateen sails.
The third caliph who was assassinated.
The victory of Abbasids over Umayyads; resulted in conquest of Syria and capture of Umayyad capital.
Sphere circle of women in a polygamous household.
The prophet and creator of Islam.
A frankish leader who stopped the expanding of Umayyad into Europe.
Two branches of Islam.
One of the five pillars of Islam; donate to charities.
Ali's second son; killed in the battle of Karbola.
A town north of Mecca; so called Yathrib.
Leader of a clan.
Cousin and son-in-law of Muhammad; the fourth 'rightly guided Caliph'.
The house of god.
The battle in which Husayn was killed.
Grandson of former Umayyad caliph who fled to spain and founded a caliphate.
Political and religious successor of Muhammad.
Political center of Umayyads after assasination of Uthman.

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