WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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