WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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