WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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