WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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