WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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