WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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