WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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