WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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