WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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