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

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