WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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