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The Islamic World.ck

ch 3 and 4 vocabulary

QuestionAnswer
tolerance acceptance
mosque a building for Muslim prayer
shrine a place where people worshipped a saint or god
pilgrimage a journey to a sacred place
sand dunes hills of sand shaped by the wind
oasis a wet fertile area in a desert
Qur'an the holy book of Islam
Muslim a follower of Islam
sedentary settled
caravan a group of traders that travel together
souk a market or bazaar
jihad to make an effort or to struggle
Five Pillars of Islam five acts of worship required of all Muslims
tolerance acceptance
mosque a building for Muslim prayer
shrine a place where people worshipped a saint or god
what is pilgrimage a journey to a sacred place
what are sand dunes hills of sand shaped by the wind
oasis a wet fertile area in a desert
what is the Qur'an the holy book of Islam
Muslim a follower of Islam
sedentary settled
what is a caravan a group of traders that travel together
souk a market or bazaar
jihad to make an effort or to struggle
Five Pillars of Islam five acts of worship required of all Muslims
what is a caliph a title that Muslims use for the highest leader of Islam
what are Janissaries slave soldiers who were converted to Islam and became fierce fighters
what is a sultan an Ottoman ruler
what is a harmen an area of the household where women lived, apart from men
what are patrons sponsors
what is a minaret a narrow tower where Muslims are called to prayer
what is calligraphy decorative writing
Created by: kaiono