WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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