WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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