WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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