WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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