Type
Crossword
Description

Belief in one God. (All three religions believe this) Monotheism
Largest religion in the world Christianity
Christianity is based on the teachings of this man. Jesus
Spiritual text of Christians, believed to be inspired by God. Bible
Followers of the religion of Islam. Muslims
Arabic for "God" Allah
The holy book of Islam Quran
The prophet and founder of Islam Muhammad
The "Five ________" are central to Islamic beliefs. Pillars
Most Muslims are __________. Sunni
Oldest of the monotheistic religions. Judaism
The sacred book of Judaism Torah
The holiest city in Judaism. Jerusalem
What Muslims do during the month of Ramadan. Fast
A religious pilgrimage in Islam to their holy city Mecca Hajj
Believe that the rulers of Islam should descend from Mohammed. Shia
Most traditional sect (branch) of Judaism. Orthodox

Muslim Crossword

Type
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Description

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

World Religions Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The major religion of India Hinduism
Founder of Buddism Siddhartha Guatama
The holy book for Judaism Torah
Holy book of Christianity Bible
Holy book of Islam Quran
Began in Palistine around 2000 BC Judaism
Prophet of Islam Muhammad
Many Gods Polytheistic
One God Monotheism
Belief Jesus is the son of God Christianity
Belief in Islam FivePillars
To be reborn reincarnation
Eightfold Path to Enlightenment is found in this religion Buddhism
Four Noble ____________ Truths
A social class system found in India Castesystem

World Religions Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Religion crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a religion founded by Abraham and Holy text is the Torah Judaism
a religion founded by Jesus and Holy text is the Bible Christianity
a religion founded by Muhammad and Holy text is the Qur'an Islam
followers of Judaism Jews
followers of Islam who believe you have to be a descendent of Muhammad Shiamuslims
followers of Islam who believe you do not have to be a descendent of Muhammad Sunni muslims
founder of Islam Muhhamad
founder of christianity Jesus
founder of Judaism Abraham
a group of people who believe in one God and have unique customs Religiousgroup
Holy text of Judaism Torah
a community made up of people who share common cultural backgrounds Ethnicgroup
Holy text of Christianity Bible
Holy text of Islam Quran
an ethnic group that speaks arabic and practices Islam Arabs
an ethnic group in SWA that speaks kurdish Kurds
an ethnic group in SWA that speaks farsi and practices Islam Persians
a holiday for Jews when Moses freed them from slavery Theexodus
The Jews believe he wrote the 10 Commandments Moses
a holiday Christians celebrate the birth of Jesus Christmas
a month when Muslims fast during the day Ramadan
a Christian holiday when Jesus rose from the dead Easter
a wall that is honored by Muslims because they believe it was built by Abraham Kaaba
a Holy city for all three religions Jerusalem
a place of worship for Jews Synagogue
A place of worship for Muslims Mosque
A place of worship for christians Churches
rules for Muslims fivepillars
symbol of Judaism Star of david

Monotheistic Religions Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Belief in only one god Monotheism
belief in multiple gods polytheism
Hebrew escape from Egyptian slavery Exodus
Holy text of Judaism Torah
Jewish place of worship Synagogue
Founder and prophet of Islam Muhammad
Arabic word for god Allah
Writing system and language of Islam Arabic
Holy text of Islam Quran
Muslim place of worship Mosque
Materials that come from the earth such as diamonds and metals Raw materials
Large desert in West Africa Sahara
Founder of monotheistic religion Abraham
Prophet that led the Hebrews out of Egyptian slavery Moses
Holy text of Christianity Bible
Islamic holy city Mecca
Great king of Mali that is known for spreading Islam through West Africa/ Also wealthiest man that ever lived Mansa Musa
Founder of the Songhai Empire Sunni Ali

Southwest Asia (The Middle East) Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

lived in Iran before the arrival of Islam in the 7th century Persians
Descendants of the Medes, an ancient Iranian people Kurds
have 15 million followers Judaism
Denominations include Catholicism, Orthodxy, and Protestantism Christianity
Holy cities include Mecca, Medina, and Jerusalem. Islam
Believe that the supreme leader (Caliph) does NOT need to be related to Muhammad Sunni Muslims
Believe that the supreme leader (Caliph) must be a blood relative of muhammad Shi'a Muslims
Language of Arabs Arabic
Language of Kurds Kurdish
Language of Persians Farsi
Founder of Judaism Abraham
Founder of Judaism Jesus
Founder of Islam Muhammad
Followers of Judaism Jews
Followers of Christianity Christians
Followers of Islam Muslims
Share a common culture Ethnic Group
The belief system Religious Group
Jesuses birthday and an important holiday for christians Christmas
Month Muslims fast during Ramadan
Sacred text for Judaism Torah
Sacred text for Christianity Bible
Sacred text for Islam Qur'an (or Koran)
Belief in only one God Monotheism
Rules that Muslims have to meet/follow Five Pillars
Main symbol of Christianity Cross
Muslims name for God Allah
What Allah means Peace
Building Jews use for worship Synagogue

Islam Terms To Know Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Followers of Islam Muslims
Islamic Holy Book Quran
Islamic House of Worship Mosque
Founder of Islam in 610 C.E. Muhammad
Rituals Muslims Follow FivePillars
What Kind of Religion is Islam? Monotheistic
City Where Islam Originated Mecca
Muslims Fast During This Time Ramadan
Muslims Donate to Charity Zakat
Muslims' Belief in One God, Allah Shahadah
Muslims Pray 5 Times A Day Salah
Musims Fast During Daytime Sawm
Muslims Must Visit Mecca-Pilgrimage Hajj
Islamic Holy Leader Imam
Country Islam Originated Arabia
Tower of Call To Prayer 5 Times a Day Minaret
Language of the Quran Arabic
Another Word for Quran Holy Book Koran
Washing-Purifying Before Prayer Wudu
Men and Women Pray This Way Separated

Southwest Asia Ethnic Group and Religion Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Name of people that worship Jesus Christians
Where Jews worship Synagogue
The founder of the Islamic faith Muhammad
The youngest of the three major religions Islam
Believe the Islamic leader should be related to Muhammad Shia
According to Christians, who is the Son of God? Jesus
The holy book of Islam Quran
Around 1.6 billion people claim to belong to this religious group? Muslim
About 2.2 billion people claim to belong to this religious group? Christian
What language do Arabs speak? Arabic
Jewish name for God? Yahweh
Muslim name for God? Allah
Name of the month that Muslims fast? Ramadan
Place where Muslims worship? Mosque
Place where Jews worship? Synagogue
Place where Christians worship? Church
Holy book in Christianity? Bible
Name of holy book in Judaism? Torah
Members of an ethnic group share what similarity? Culture

Chapter 8 Islamic Civilization Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Islam Review Puzzle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Someone who travels from place to place nomad
Name of the first caliph AbuBakr
Temple in Mecca built by Abraham and Ishmael Kaaba
Dynasty responsible for extending the Muslim Empire to Spain and N. Africa Umayyad
Religion that believes in only one god Monotheism
To murder someone important for religious or political reasons Assassinate
This empire contributed to the creation of many Muslim inventions Abbasid
City where Muhammad built up his army after being kicked out of Mecca Medina
Name of the region of the Arabian Peninsula that is covered in desert Empty Quarter
Naturally occurring water source allowed Muslims to travel across the desert Oasis
Built the Kaaba alongside Abraham Ishmael
Muslim holiday of fasting Ramadan
Sect of Islam that believed caliphs did not have to be directly related to Muhammad Sunni
The study of animals and how to take care of them Zoology
Muslim sport involving horses Polo
The art of making beautiful handwriting caligraphy
Holy book of Islam Quran
North African country that separated from the Islamic Empire Egypt
Muhammad's grandson caused a schism in the church Hussein
Muslim law book Sharia
Muhammad was visited by this angel Gabriel
The 5th Pillar of Islam Pilgrimage
Furthest country West that the Muslim empire reached Spain
Capital of Islamic Empire under the Abbasid caliphate Baghdad
Religion most people practiced in Arabia at the time of Muhammad's revelation Polytheism