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Middle East Culture/Religion Vocabulary
Arab
Christianity
Farsi
Islam
A member of a semitic group inhabiting Arabia and the Middle…
A religious group of Christians who believe Jesus Christ is t…
Language spoken by the Persians in Iran
The religious faith of Muslims based on the words of the Prop…
Arab
A member of a semitic group inhabiting Arabia and the Middle…
Christianity
A religious group of Christians who believe Jesus Christ is t…
12 terms
Middle East Ethnic Groups
Ethnic Group
Religious Group
Arabs
Persians
a group of people who share the same language, history, tradi…
A group of people who share the same beliefs about a god or g…
The largest ethnic group in Southwest Asia (the Middle East)
The ethnic majority group in Iran.
Ethnic Group
a group of people who share the same language, history, tradi…
Religious Group
A group of people who share the same beliefs about a god or g…
13 terms
facts about the middle east
prophet
pilgrimage
muslim
arabic
a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimer of the…
a pilgrim's journey
a follower of the religion of Islam
the Semitic language of the Arabs, spoken by some 150 million…
prophet
a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimer of the…
pilgrimage
a pilgrim's journey
16 terms
Middle East Review
ethnic group
religious group
Arab
Persian
a group of people who share a common ancestry
a group of people who share a common belief system
an ethnic group whose ancestry originated on the Arabian Peni…
the dominant ethnic group of Iran and Western Afghanistan
ethnic group
a group of people who share a common ancestry
religious group
a group of people who share a common belief system
8 terms
Middle east
Anwar el-Sadat
Arabic
David Ben-Gurion
Gamal Abdel Nasser
Third Egypt President
The classic Arab launguage
First prime minister of Israel
2nd Egypt President
Anwar el-Sadat
Third Egypt President
Arabic
The classic Arab launguage
13 terms
Middle East Vocab
prophet
pilgrimage
muslim
arabic
a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimer of the…
a pilgrim's journey.
a follower of the religion of Islam.
Arabic is a Central Semitic language that was first spoken in…
prophet
a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimer of the…
pilgrimage
a pilgrim's journey.
14 terms
Islam
Islam
Muslim
Arabic
Arab
the religion of the Muslims, a monotheistic religion
a follower of the religion of Islam
the Semitic language of the Arabs
a member of a Semitic people, most offenly from the Middle East
Islam
the religion of the Muslims, a monotheistic religion
Muslim
a follower of the religion of Islam
20 terms
Review Middle East Geo & Religion
oasis
Islam
The main language spoken in the Middle…
Animals called the ship of the desert
a fertile spot in a desert when vegetation and water is found
The religion of the Muslims, a monotheistic faith
Arabic
camels
oasis
a fertile spot in a desert when vegetation and water is found
Islam
The religion of the Muslims, a monotheistic faith
30 terms
Middle East Test
Southwest Asia
Saudi Arabia
Tigris and Euphrates
Qatar
another name for the Middle East
largest country in the Middle East
Major two rivers in SW Asia
country with the highest Per Capita GDP
Southwest Asia
another name for the Middle East
Saudi Arabia
largest country in the Middle East
12 terms
Middle East Ethnic Groups
Ethnic Group
Religious Group
Arabs
Persians
a group of people who share the same language, history, tradi…
A group of people who share the same beliefs about a god or g…
The largest ethnic group in Southwest Asia (the Middle East)
The ethnic majority group in Iran.
Ethnic Group
a group of people who share the same language, history, tradi…
Religious Group
A group of people who share the same beliefs about a god or g…
171 terms
Middle East Terms
aliya
Amir
Anatolia
Anglo-Egyptian Treaty
Term for the Jewish immigration to Israel
Muslim ruler or prince
Peninsula between the Mediterranean, Black, and Aegean Sea
1936 pact defining Britain;s military position in Egypt, deno…
aliya
Term for the Jewish immigration to Israel
Amir
Muslim ruler or prince
10 terms
Middle East Cultures
ethnic group
diversity
population
Arabs
a group of people who share cultural ideas and beliefs that h…
difference, variety; a condition of having many different typ…
a group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
the largest ethnic group in the Middle East; believe themselv…
ethnic group
a group of people who share cultural ideas and beliefs that h…
diversity
difference, variety; a condition of having many different typ…
12 terms
Middle East & Central Asia Vocabulary Study Chart #1
monotheism/monotheistic
polytheism/polytheistic
Islam
Belief in only one God
Worship of many gods
A monotheistic religion from the Middle East whose followers…
monotheism/monotheistic
Belief in only one God
polytheism/polytheistic
Worship of many gods
Review Middle East Geo & Religion 224
oasis
Islam
The main language spoken in the Middle…
Animals called the ship of the desert
a fertile spot in a desert when vegetation and water is found
The religion of the Muslims, a monotheistic faith
Arabic
camels
oasis
a fertile spot in a desert when vegetation and water is found
Islam
The religion of the Muslims, a monotheistic faith
12 terms
Middle East Ethnic and Religious Groups
Ethnic Group
Religious Group
Arabs
Persians
a group of people who share the same language, history, tradi…
A group of people who share the same beliefs about a god or g…
The largest ethnic group in Southwest Asia (the Middle East)
The ethnic majority group in Iran.
Ethnic Group
a group of people who share the same language, history, tradi…
Religious Group
A group of people who share the same beliefs about a god or g…
15 terms
Flyers 6 week 16
population
billion
graph
growth
A group of people that live in the same area
the number 1,000,000,000
a chart that shows information
to go up
population
A group of people that live in the same area
billion
the number 1,000,000,000
40 terms
History Of The Middle East
Talmud and Tora
Hebrew
Christianity
Jesus
Jewish literature that contains the teachings, traditions and…
ancient Semitic language of the Jews.
person whose religion is Christianity.
founder of the Christian religion; name means "God is Salvati…
Talmud and Tora
Jewish literature that contains the teachings, traditions and…
Hebrew
ancient Semitic language of the Jews.
44 terms
The Middle East and Islam
Islam
Muslim
Muhammad
Mecca
a monotheistic religion that began in the 7th century C.E., b…
A follower of the religion of Islam
prophet of the religion of Islam; believed to have the final…
town where Muhammad was said to have given message from god;…
Islam
a monotheistic religion that began in the 7th century C.E., b…
Muslim
A follower of the religion of Islam
12 terms
Middle East Ethnic and Religious Groups
Ethnic Group
Religious Group
Arabs
Persians
a group of people who share the same language, history, tradi…
A group of people who share the same beliefs about a god or g…
The largest ethnic group in Southwest Asia (the Middle East)
The ethnic majority group in Iran.
Ethnic Group
a group of people who share the same language, history, tradi…
Religious Group
A group of people who share the same beliefs about a god or g…
13 terms
Middle East Ethnic Groups
ethnic group
religious group
Arab Location
Arab Religion
group of people who share a common culture
group of people who share a common belief system
make up most of Southwest Asia; main ethnic group of the Midd…
mostly Sunni Muslim; a few are Christians
ethnic group
group of people who share a common culture
religious group
group of people who share a common belief system
12 terms
Middle East
Prophet
Pilgramege
Muslim
Arabic
a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimer of the…
middle ages
A follower of Islam
language most North Africans speak
Prophet
a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimer of the…
Pilgramege
middle ages
13 terms
Middle East Vocab
Define Phrophet
Define Pilgrimmage
Define Muslim
Define Arabic
a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimer of the…
a pilgrim's journey.
a follower of the religion of Islam.
the Semitic language of the Arabs, spoken by some 150 million…
Define Phrophet
a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimer of the…
Define Pilgrimmage
a pilgrim's journey.
43 terms
History of the Middle East
Monotheism
Polytheism
Judaism
Jew
Belief that there is only one God
Belief in many gods
Religion based on the teachings of Moses as found in the Tora…
Person whose religion is Judaism
Monotheism
Belief that there is only one God
Polytheism
Belief in many gods
19 terms
LANGUAGE where
Indo European
Afro Asiatic
Semitic
Sino-Tibetan
Language family, mainly spoken in the Americas and Europe
Language family, mainly spoken in Africa
Branch of the Afro Asiatic Language family. Mainly spoken in…
Language Family, Mainly spoken in china and russia
Indo European
Language family, mainly spoken in the Americas and Europe
Afro Asiatic
Language family, mainly spoken in Africa
13 terms
Middle east vocab
Prophet
Pilgrimmage
muslim
Arabic
a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimed of the…
a pilgrim's journey.
a follower of the religion of Islam.
the Semitic language of the Arabs, spoken by some 150 million…
Prophet
a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimed of the…
Pilgrimmage
a pilgrim's journey.
5 terms
Modern Middle East Terms 16-17
Arab
Persian
Pashtum
Kurd
Member of the semitic people from the Arabian Pennisula and n…
A native or inhabitant
...
...
Arab
Member of the semitic people from the Arabian Pennisula and n…
Persian
A native or inhabitant
25 terms
Ethnic and Religious Groups in SWA
Ethnic groups
Religious Groups
Muslim
Jew
groups of people who share a common language, history, place…
group of people who share the same believes and religion
a follower of Islam
a follower of Judaism
Ethnic groups
groups of people who share a common language, history, place…
Religious Groups
group of people who share the same believes and religion
13 terms
Middle East Unit Focab
Prophet
Pilgrimige
Muslim
Arabic
a person regarded as an inspired teacher or pro-claimer of th…
a pilgrim's journey
a follower of the religion of Islam
the Semitic language of the Arabs, spoken by some 150 million…
Prophet
a person regarded as an inspired teacher or pro-claimer of th…
Pilgrimige
a pilgrim's journey
21 terms
Middle East part 2
Partition
Mandate
Persian
Semite
divide into parts
a region or territory under the management of another nation.
ancient empire located in the area now known as Iran: Iranian…
member of the group of people speaking Hebrew or Arabic
Partition
divide into parts
Mandate
a region or territory under the management of another nation.
123 terms
HPHS World Geo: PAP Spring 2016 Exam Review
what does SWANA stand for
define arabs
describe the language arabic
arabic is the (#)th most widely spoken…
southwest asia and north africa
people speaking Arabic as a native language
northern semitic language spoken by 220 million people and th…
4th
what does SWANA stand for
southwest asia and north africa
define arabs
people speaking Arabic as a native language
20 terms
islam vocab
abbasid empire
ali
allah
alms
The Abbasid Caliphate was the third of the Islamic caliphates…
Commander of the Faithful
is the Arabic word for God
or almsgiving involves giving to others as an act of virtue,…
abbasid empire
The Abbasid Caliphate was the third of the Islamic caliphates…
ali
Commander of the Faithful
13 terms
Middle East Vocab
Prophet
Pillgrimage
Muslim
Arabic
A person who speaks or interprets for God to other people
a special religious journey
An adherent of the Islamic religion.
language spoken by Israel's neighbors
Prophet
A person who speaks or interprets for God to other people
Pillgrimage
a special religious journey
11 terms
Vocabulary on Islam
Mohammed
Mecca
Ka'ba
Monotheistic
The Arab founder of Islam
The birthplace of Muhammad, and thus the holiest city for Mus…
a small cubical building in the courtyard of the central mosq…
is the belief in a single all-powerful god, as opposed to rel…
Mohammed
The Arab founder of Islam
Mecca
The birthplace of Muhammad, and thus the holiest city for Mus…
10 terms
QUIZ A - THE MIDDLE EAST
ARABIC
EIGHTEEN
CHRISTIANITY, JUDAISM, AND ISLAM
1. FERTILE CRESCENT... 2. ARABIAN PENINSU…
WHAT IS THE DOMINANT LANGUAGE OF THE MIDDLE EAST?
HOW MANY COUNTRIES ARE IN THE MIDDLE EAST?
LIST THE THREE RELIGIONS THAT WERE FOUNDED IN THE MIDDLE EAST
LIST THE FOUR MAJOR GEOGRAPHIC SUBDIVISIONS OF THE MIDDLE EAST
ARABIC
WHAT IS THE DOMINANT LANGUAGE OF THE MIDDLE EAST?
EIGHTEEN
HOW MANY COUNTRIES ARE IN THE MIDDLE EAST?
42 terms
Middle East Geography
Near East
Far East
Muslims
Culture
what the Middle East was referred to in 1902 by an American n…
referred to the region of Japan and China in 1902
most people of the Middle East are this; followers of Islam;…
a way of life; it includes the way a group of people live and…
Near East
what the Middle East was referred to in 1902 by an American n…
Far East
referred to the region of Japan and China in 1902
13 terms
middle east vocab
prophet
pilgrimage
muslim
arabic
a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimer of the…
a pilgrim's journey.
a follower of the religion of Islam.
Arabic is a Central Semitic language
prophet
a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimer of the…
pilgrimage
a pilgrim's journey.
8 terms
North Africa
berbers
arabic
bedouins
Egyptians
a member of an indigenous people of North Africa. The majorit…
the Semitic language of the Arabs, spoken by some 150 million…
a nomadic Arab of the desert
a native of ancient or modern Egypt, or a person of Egyptian…
berbers
a member of an indigenous people of North Africa. The majorit…
arabic
the Semitic language of the Arabs, spoken by some 150 million…
13 terms
Middle East Ethnic Groups
ethnic group
religious group
Arab Location
Arab Religion
group of people who share a common culture
group of people who share a common belief system
make up most of Southwest Asia; main ethnic group of the Midd…
mostly Sunni Muslim; a few are Christians
ethnic group
group of people who share a common culture
religious group
group of people who share a common belief system
56 terms
Global #2
Abraham
Akhenaton
Akkadian
Allah
the first of the great Biblical patriarchs, father of Isaac,…
who ruled for 17 years and died perhaps in 1336 BC or 1334 BC…
is an extinct east Semitic language (part of the greater Afro…
Arabic word for God
Abraham
the first of the great Biblical patriarchs, father of Isaac,…
Akhenaton
who ruled for 17 years and died perhaps in 1336 BC or 1334 BC…
8 terms
Middle East Religions Vocabulary Review
Caliph
Pilgrimage
Muslim
Predominant
The leader of the Islamic religion
A religious journey, to a shrine or holy place. Muslims must…
Someone who practices Islam
The largest, most numerous the main.
Caliph
The leader of the Islamic religion
Pilgrimage
A religious journey, to a shrine or holy place. Muslims must…
20 terms
Islam Vocab.
Abbasid Empire
Ali
Allah
Alms
Islamic empire from the capital of Baghdad and claiming desce…
a male Arabic name derived from the Arabic root that means "h…
the Arabic word for God.
money or food given to poor people.
Abbasid Empire
Islamic empire from the capital of Baghdad and claiming desce…
Ali
a male Arabic name derived from the Arabic root that means "h…
9 terms
World Cultures Review - "People of the Middle East"
Arabs
Turks
Persians
Kurds
largest ethnic group in Middle East but not majority, languag…
large ethnic group living in Turkey, Central Asia, and Northw…
fairly small ethnic group, live mostly in Iran, but are also…
ethnic group that is not a majority in any country, living in…
Arabs
largest ethnic group in Middle East but not majority, languag…
Turks
large ethnic group living in Turkey, Central Asia, and Northw…
21 terms
Modern Middle East Vocabulary
Pashto
Pashtuns
Kurds
Kurdish
The language of Afganistan
The ethnic group living in Afghanistan
The ethnic group divided by the border of Turkey, Iraq and Ir…
The language of the Kurds
Pashto
The language of Afganistan
Pashtuns
The ethnic group living in Afghanistan
83 terms
The Middle East (quiz 1)
Where is the Middle East located?
What is the dominant language spoken i…
What is the population of the Middle E…
What is the average life expectancy in…
east of the Mediterranean Sea, west of Hindu Kush Mountains
Arabic
about 300 million
about 70
Where is the Middle East located?
east of the Mediterranean Sea, west of Hindu Kush Mountains
What is the dominant language spoken i…
Arabic
35 terms
World Music History Final Prep 2: The Middle East
Maghreb
The Levant
Arabic
Farsi
Large region north of Africa.
large area in the eastern Mediterranean.
Arabic is the largest member of the Semitic language family,…
The Persian language, typically spoken in Iran, Afghanistan.
Maghreb
Large region north of Africa.
The Levant
large area in the eastern Mediterranean.
25 terms
Al-Kitaab - Lesson 2
أُسْرَة
النَّاس
أَيْضًا
بَلَد
familly
people
too
country
أُسْرَة
familly
النَّاس
people
15 terms
week 24
Korean
February
English
New year's day
1950-1953
2nd
*still in effec
What day is Marine's birthday?
Korean
1950-1953
February
2nd
20 terms
World Music: Middle East
Magrib
Mashriq
Arabian Peninsula
Semitic
The section of the Middle East that spans Northern Africa
The section of the Middle East that includes Egypt, Israel. J…
The section of the Middle East that includes Saul Arabia, Yem…
A family of languages that includes Hebrew, Arabic, and Aramaic
Magrib
The section of the Middle East that spans Northern Africa
Mashriq
The section of the Middle East that includes Egypt, Israel. J…
81 terms
geography test 2
Political fragmentation vs cohesion
middle east "race"
language (importance in the ME)
semitic group
Ethnic association is an effective binding agent, but could c…
the middle east is very heterogeneous. we cannot define one r…
-important component of group cultural identity and individua…
semitic group
Political fragmentation vs cohesion
Ethnic association is an effective binding agent, but could c…
middle east "race"
the middle east is very heterogeneous. we cannot define one r…
12 terms
Islam
Muslim
prophet
Arabic
Pilgramage
A follower of the religion of Islam.
A person as an inspires teacher or proclaimed of the will of…
The Semitic language of the Arabs, spoken by some 150 million…
A pilgrim journey
Muslim
A follower of the religion of Islam.
prophet
A person as an inspires teacher or proclaimed of the will of…
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