WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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