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

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