WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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