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

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