WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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