WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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