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

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