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the spread of Islam2

the spread of Islam into and out of Arabia

what is the title that muslims use for the highest leader of Islam? Caliph
define tolerance acceptance
what happened in Cordoba in 756? muslims chose it to be the capital, also known as the great Muslim city.
what are Janissaries? slave soldiers that converted to Islam and became feirce fighters
What is another word for an 'Ottoman ruler'? a sultan
define a Harem. woman that usally had to live apart from men in an area of a household
What is a Shia? muslims who thought that onlymembers of Muhammad's family could be called a caliph
Who is a sunni? did NOT think caliphs had to be part of muhammads family as long as they were good muslims
who is Ibn Battutag? traveled to Africa, India, China, and spain in the 1320's
what does the Sufism teach? that people can find gods love by having a personal relationship with god.
what is another word for patrons? sponsors
what is a Minaret? narrow tower from which Muslims are called to prayer.
define calligraphy.... decorative writtings
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