WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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