WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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