WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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