WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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