WHAP Chapter 6 Vocabulary

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

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