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World Cultures 11.1 & 11.2

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oasis
green area fed by an underground water source
sheikh
what was the name of an early Arab tribe leader
Bedouisns
desert herders who traveled from oasis to oasis
caravans
groups of traveling merchants
Makkah
largest and wealthiest trade center
Kaaba
the middle of a Makkah that is a low square building
Allah
Arab's creator
Muhammand
was accepted as a phrophet to the people of Arabia
Makkah
place Muhammand returned to tell the people to worship Allah
Hijrah
Muhammand's journey
Madinah
the new name of Yathrib
caliph
Muhammand's successor
Rightly Guided Caliphs
name of the 4 caliphs to rule Madinah
Umayyed
WHAT caliphs made their city of Damascus
Surfis
a group of Muslims who teach their religion
Indonesia
country with largest population
Timbuktu
center of Muslim learning
Shiites
Believed that Ali should succeed
Sunnis
Believe that the Umayyed caliphs were the rightul leaders
Abbasides
new dynasty
Baghad
Abbasides new capital
sultan
Seljuk ruler
Suleiman I
most famous sultan
Moguls
created a Muslim empire in india
Akbar
mogul's capital city