WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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