WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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