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

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