WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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