WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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