WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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