WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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