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High Medieval Europe & Islam Vocabulary (2)
Terms in this set (23)
Title meaning "successor" in Arabic, used by leaders of the Muslim community who followed Muhammad.
Member of an Islamic religious group that supported Abu Bakr as the first caliph and now forms a majority of the world's Muslims.
Member of an Islamic religious group that supported Ali as the first caliph and now forms a minority of the world's Muslims.
A series of rulers from the same family.
An Islamic lifestyle that emphasizes controlling one's desires, giving up worldly attachments, and seeking nearness to God.
Title for a ruler of a Muslim country.
A series of military campaigns to establish Christian control over the Holy Land.
A belief that is rejected by official Church doctrine.
A series of investigations designed to find and judge heretics.
The peninsula where present-day Spain and Portugal are located.
The Muslims in Spain.
The movement to drive the Muslims from Spain.
The system of writing numbers we use today.
Art of beautiful writing.
To set up.
Area with at least one unifying physical or human feature such as climate, landforms, population, or history.
Having to do with the law.
To have a strong feeling about doing something.
Stress, mark as important.
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