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

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