WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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