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Holy Book of Islam Quran
Muslim place of worship Mosque
Go from sunrise to sunset without consuming any water or food Fasting
Helping out others and donating Charity
Pilgrimage to mecca Hajj
Devotion to only Allah and Muhammed Declaration of Faith
The belief in multiple gods polytheistic
The prophet of of the Islamic faith Muhammad
A person who submits to Allah and the religious practices of the religion Islam Muslim
Partisan or follower who believes that leadership comes from descendants of Muhammad's family Shi'ite
They do this 5 times a day Prayer
First city to become converted Medina
People who wrote the quran scribs
Chief God Allah

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World History word search

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arab
Ramadan
samarra
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minaret
astrolabe
burka
chador
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morocco
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abbasid
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Sunni
Shia
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Muslim
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Chapter 8 Islamic Civilization Crossword

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A Muslim house of worship Mosque
Muslim marketplace Bazaar
A tool that helps sailors navigate by the position of the stars Astrolabe
The tower of a mosque from which Muslims are called to prayer Minarets
A Muslim leader Caliph
Group of Muslims who accepted the rule of the Umayyad caliphs Sunni
Group of Muslims who believed the descendants of Ali should rule Shia
Seljuk Leader Sultan
A religion based on the teachings of Muhammad Islam
A green area in a desert fed by underground water Oasis
The leader of an Arab tribe Sheikh
Groups of traveling merchants and animals Caravans
The Holy Book of Islam Quran
Islamic code of law Shariah
Profession of Faith 5 pillars Shahada
Prayers 5 pillars Salah
Giving of Alms 5 pillars Zakah
Fasting during the month of Ramadan 5 pillars Saum
Pilgrimage to Mecca 5 pillars Hajj
Creator and last prophet of Islam Muhammad

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5 Pillars of Islam Word Search

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Mecca
Muslim
Prophet
Mohammed
Quran
Allah
Faith
Zakat
Pilgrimage
Fasting
Prayer
Ramadan
Makkah
Pillars
Islam

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World Religions Crossword

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Founder of Christianity Jesus
Founder of Buddhism Siddhartha Gautama
Founder of Islam Muhammad
Led Jews out of Egypt in the Exodus Moses
Founder of Judaism Abraham
Islamic name for god Allah
Many forms of one god; only polytheistic religion Hinduism
Ten commandments are the moral and religious code Judaism
Q'uran/ Koran Islam
one Islamic holy city Mecca
New Testament Christianity
Four Noble Truths and Eightfold Path Buddhism
Holy Book for Christians Bible
Spread Buddhism to Asia Asoka
Knowledge that all thoughts and actions result in future consequences Karma
another word for pilgrimage;____ to mecca hajj
Belief there is no supernatural Atheism
Worship of nature spirits Animism
Does not worship any god Non-theistic
Belief in one god Monotheism
Belief in more than one god Polytheism
Life and teachings of Jesus New Testament
Another name for Old Testament Torah
Judaism god Yahweh
Holy book of Hinduism Vedas
Rebirth based upon karma Reincarnation
Where Islam originated Middle East
Where HInduism originated and is found now India
Where Judaism is found now Israel
Another name for Judaism god Jehovah
Another holy city of Islam Medina

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Muslim Crossword

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Founder of Islam Muhammad
Holy city of Islam Mecca
What modern day country is Mecca in Saudi Arabia
Name of the confession of faith; first pillar of Islam Shahadah
Name of praying 5 times a day; second pillar of Islam Salah
Fasting during the month of Ramadan; third pillar of Islam Zakat
What is the holy pilgrimage to Mecca called in the five pillars of Islam? Hajj
5th pillar of Islam Fasting
What religion was founded by Muhammad? Islam
Holy book of Islam Quran
First monotheistic place of worship Kaaba
How many times do you go on a hajj in your life One
Another name for Muslim God Allah
How many pillars of Islam are there Five
Supporters of the Umayyad Sunni
Supporters of Ali Shia
Early Muslim empire containing most of Spain through Asia Umayyad
Followers of Islam Muslims
Holy wars launched to forcibly spread Muslim faith Jihads
How many names exist for Muhammad Ninetynine

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Islam Word Search

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kabaah
muhammed
sawm
kosher
ramadan
fasting
prayer mat
family
Wudu
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Allah
belief
prayer
charity
Pilgrimage
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ISLAM CROSSWORD PUZZLE

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In Islam, the "call to prayer" Adan
Arabic word for God Allah
Islamic leaders regarded as successors to Muhammad for Sunni Muslims Caliph
The foundational and practices of Islam that were set forth by Muhammad and are practiced by all Muslims Five pillars
Word meaning "story", the sayings and stories of Muhammad that are meant to form guidance for living out Islam Hadith
A Muslim who has memorized the Qur'an Hafiz
A term meaning "migration", it recalls the escape of Muhammad from his enemies in 622 C.E. And the beginning of the establishment of Islam. Marks the start of Islamic calendar Hijrah
The leader for prayer at a mosque who is chosen for his knowledge of Islam and his personal holiness Imam
The first Islamic shrine, which Muslims believe was built by Abraham. Destroyed by pagans, it was reclaimed by Muhammad when he captured Mecca in the seventh century. Ka'bah
Arabic that means "recite" or "recitation." In Muslim belief, God's final revelation superseding both Jewish and Christian Bibles. Qur'an
The Fourth Pillar of Islam, which is a month of prayer and fasting that commemorates the Night of Power. Ramadan
Chapters or sections in the Qur'an. Each surah is a separate revelation received by Muhammad. Surah
A Muslim scholar trained in Islam and Islamic Law. Ulama
The ritual washing of the face, hands, arms, top of head, and feet that a Muslim must perform before Salah. Wudu

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The Origins of Islam Crossword

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Small bands of nomadic peoples that moved between scattered oases Bedouin
Arabians survive on the Arabian Peninsula because of Trade
The most important town near the Red Sea where religious pilgrims visited Mecca
An ancient building at the center of Mecca Kaaba
Supreme Islamic god Allah
A faith that influenced Muhammad Christianity
Muhammad believe that Allah called him to be a Prophet
Means “achieving peace through submission to god” Islam
Followers of Islam were called Muslims
The sacred text of Islam Quran
Muslims could only know the full meaning of the Quran in this original language Arabic
Who wrote the Quran? Followers
The name of the building where Muslims worship Mosque
Means “struggle for the faith” Jihad
Behavior and teachings of Muhammad Sunna
Legal system and various rules all Muslims should live by Sharia
Muslims have only one god Monotheistic

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The World of Islam Crossword

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monotheistic religion that emerged in the Arabian Peninsula during the 7th century AD Islam
a pilgrimage to Makkah, one of the requirements of the 5 Pillars of Islam hajj
the ruler of an Arabic tribe, chosen from one of the leading families by the council of elders sheikh
the holy scriptures of the religion of Islam Quran
a Muslim group that only accepts descendants of the Umayyads as the true rulers of Islam Sunni
"struggle in the way of God" jihad
a law code drawn up by Muslim scholars after Muhammad's death; it provided believers with a set of practical laws to regulate their daily lives shari'ah
a Muslim group that accepts only the decendants of Muhammad's son-in-law Ali as the true rulers of Islam Shiite
A Muslim house of worship mosque
A high government official in ancient Egypt or in Muslim countries Vizier
"Holder of power"; the military and political head of state under the Seljuk Turks and the Ottomans sultan
A successor of Muhammad as spiritual and temperoal leader of the Muslims caliph
A covered market in Islamic cities bazaar
Geometric patterns repeated over and over to completely cover a surface with decorations arabesque
The crier that calls the Muslim faithful to prayer from the minaret of a mosque muezzin
An instrument used by sailors to determine their location by observing the positions of stars astrolabe
The tower of a mosque from which the muezzin calls the faithful to prayer 5 times a day minaret
Arabic for "God"; the supreme god of Islam Allah
the journey of Muhammad and his followers to Madinah in 622, which became year 1 of the official calendar of Islam Hijrah
a successor of Muhammad as spiritual and temporal leader of the Muslims caliph
the tower of a mosque from which the muezzin calls the faithful to prayer five times a day minaret
Lasted from 750-1258 after the Umayyad dynasty and was a more prosperous time; Baghdad became the capital and both Arab and non-Arab Muslims could hold civil and military offices Abbasid dynasty
Islamic leader after Muhammad who expanded and united the Muslim world Abū Bakr
peninsula between Egypt and Mesopotamia; mostly desert land Arabian Peninsula
capital during the Abbasid dynasty Baghdad
site in Gaul (now France) that halted the Arab expansion in Europe Battle of Tours
Arabs living in the desert who were among the first to convert to Islam bedouin
sea north of Persia; Arab traders carried goods here and beyond Caspian Sea
capital of Umayyad, Spain; largest city in Europe after Constantinople in 750 Córdoba
dynasty that arose in Egypt after Abbasid dynasty; focus of trade shifted to Cairo, Egypt Fatimids
acts of worship of the Islam faith: belief, prayer, charity, fasting, and pilgrimage Five Pillars of Islam
location in Spain where the Islamic palace Alhambra was built in the fourteenth century Granada
caliph of Abbasid dynasty; his reign is described as a golden age Hārūn al-Rashīd
Arabic historian in the fourteenth century who argued for a cyclical view of history Ibn Sīnā
Arabic philosopher in the twelfth century who wrote a commentary on Aristotle's surviving works Ibn-Khaldūn
Arabic philosopher and scientist who wrote a medical encyclopedia that among other things, stressed the contagious nature of certain diseases; also known as Avicenna Ibn-Rushd
Rich widow who became Muhammad's wife and became the first convert to Islam Khadija
"city of the prophet"; city to which Muhammad and his supporters went in 622 Madinah
Mecca, city in the Arabian Peninsula where Muhammad was born; location of the Kaaba, a holy shrine Arabs revered for its association with Abraham Makkah
Pastoral people who conquered much of the known world in the early thirteenth century with a destructive force Mongols
twelfth-century Persian poet, mathematician, and astronomer; wrote the Rubaiyat Omar Khayyám
sultan of Egypt who took control of Syria; his army invaded Jerusalem in 1187 and destroyed the Christian crusaders there Saladin
nomadic people from central Asia who converted to Islam and took command of the empire in 1055 Seljuk Turks
greatly expanded the Arab Empire, ruled from 661 to 750 Umayyad dynasty
city of the prophet Madinah
Those who practice the religion of Islam Muslims
The journey of Madinah is known as Hijrah
They perform prescribed prayers five times a day prayer
Give part of their wealth to the poor Charity
Muslims refrain from food and drink from dawn to sunset Fasting
belivers are expected to make a _____________ to Makkah at least once in their lifetime Pilgrimage
Muslims believe there is no deity but the One God, and Muhammad is his messenger Belief
Who conquered the entire Persian Empire by 650? Arabs
"holder of power" Sultan
Who took over most of Anatolian Turks

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Islam Crossword

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Ruler of an Arabic tribe sheikh
Arabic for God Allah
Belief in one God monotheism
Lived in the desert, so they traveled to survive Bedouins
Holy scriptures of Islam Quran
Means "peace through submission to the will of Allah" Islam
Their religion is Islam Muslims
Prophet of God, politician, military leader Muhammad
One of Five Pillars of Islam: Make a journey (hajj) to Makkah (Mecca) Pilgrimage
One of Five Pillars of Islam: Do this 5 times a day, facing Makkah Pray
One of Five Pillars of Islam: Give money to poor Charity
One of Five Pillars of Islam: Do not eat or drink from dawn to sunset during Ramadan Fast
One of Five Pillars of Islam: There is only one God, and Muhammad is his prophet Belief
Muslim law code Shariah
Leader of the Muslims Caliph
Warfare in defense of Islam jihad
Muslims who accept only the descendants of Ali as rulers of Islam; in Iraq and Iran Shia
Muslims in the majority today Sunni
High government official Vizier
Covered market Bazaar
Islamic house of worship Mosque
Calls the faithful to prayer from the minaret muezzin
The Arabic world made advances in math, chemistry, medicine, and this science, which is the study of the stars Astronomy

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