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

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