WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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