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Picot
Sykes
Great Britain
France
Holocaust
Zionism
Anti-Semitism
Ottoman Empire
Palestine
Israel
Synagogue
Church
Mosque
Abraham
Jesus
Muhammed
Islam
Christianity
Monotheism
Judaism
Persians
Kurds
Religious Groups
Ethnic Groups
Arabs

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Southwest Asia Unit 2 Word Search

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Kuwait
Genocide
Farsi
Israel
Culture
Religious Groups
Ethnic groups
Shias
Sunni
Bible
Torah
Koran
Quran
Muhammad
Adolf Hitler
Osama bin laden
Saddam Hussein
Suez Canal
Gaza Strip
Strait of hormuz
Persian Gulf
Saudi Arabia
Iran
Iraq
oligarchy
Queen
King
Dictatorship
Parliamentary Democracy
Unitary
Federal
Democracy
Autcracy
Theocracy
Holocaust
Antisemitism
Monotheistic
Turkey
Afghanistan
Arabs
Kurds
Persians
Christianity
Islam
Judaism

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Southwest Asia (The Middle East) Crossword

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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

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Judaism, Christianity, and Islam Crossword

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a push for Jews to have a homeland is Israel Zionism
Jewish house of worship Synagogue
food that is satisfies Jewish law Kosher
father and founder of Judaism Abraham
religious teacher of Judaism Rabbi
rules of morals that Jews must follow Ten Commandments/covenant
denomination that strictly follows the rules of Torah Orthodox
son of God Christ
Christian house of worship Church
day of worship for Christians Sunday
name of Christian calendar Gregorian
celebrates birth of Jesus Christ Christmas
he made Christianity official religion of Roman Empire Constantine
he made Christianity official religion of Roman Empire Bible
name of God in Islam Allah
founder of Islam Muhammad
believe that most qualified should be leader of Islam Sunnis
believe that Muhammad's nearest relative should be leader of Islam Shiites
celebrates the time that the Qu'ran was revealed to Muhammad Ramadan
declaration of faith, daily prayer, charitable giving, etc. Five Pillars
religious place of worship for Muslims Mosque

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Creation of Israel Crossword Puzzle

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an organized massacre of a particular ethnic group, mostly Jews in Russia and eastern Europe Pogroms
Palestinian Liberation Organization PLO
a movement for the original re-establishment and protection of a Jewish state (Israel) Zionism
scattered population with a common origin in a smaller geographic location Diaspora
a period in time where the Jews were treated very harshly by the Germans (Nazis) Holocaust
The __________ _________ was a letter from the United Kingdom's Foreign Secretary Arthur James Balfour to Walter Rothschild, a leader of the British Jewish community, for transmission to the Zionist Federation of Great Britain and Ireland Balfour Declaration
people of this type speak the Arabic language Arab
home to the Palestinians Palestine
Jewish promise land Israel
Anwar el-Sadat;Menachem Begin;Jimmy Carter Camp David Accords
The Israelis defended the war as a preventative military effort to counter what the Israelis saw as an impending attack by Arab nations that surrounded Israel (1967) Six Day War
holiest day of the year in Judaism Yom Kippur
the Palestinian uprising against Israeli occupation of the West Bank and Gaza Strip, beginning in 1987 Intifada
the action or state of dividing or being divided into parts Partition
hatred of Jews Anti-Semitism
one of the largest empires in history Ottoman Empire
Austrian Zionist Leader Theodor Herzl
Capital of the Eastern Roman Empire Constantinople
commonly known as Suleiman the Magnificent Suleiman

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middle east crossword puzzle

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The followers of this religion are called jews judaism
a ruler who is unconstrained by law dictator
a underground pocket of water aquifer
the jewish holy book torah
a person who speaks arabic arabs
The followers of this religion are called muslims islam
people that share a common culture race
This is where muslims worship mosque
an arabic word meaning struggling or striving jihad
the language that the persians speak farsi
an ethnic group that lives in mountains of turkey and iraq kurds
the place where christians worship church
the process in witch you remove the salt from the ocean water desalination
the belief in one god monotheism
a muslim head dress hijab
wanting creating a homeland for jews zionism
the place where jews worship synagogue
a native or habitant of iran persians
the followers of this religion are called christians christianity
christians holy book bible

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israel and its Neighbors Word Search

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Britain
Judaism
Ottoman Empire
Menorrah
Star of David
Abraham
Zionism
Holocaust
Anti-Semitism
Jordan River
Palestine
Dead Sea
Saudi Arabia
Leadue of Nations
Persian Gulf
Red Sea
strait
peninsula
archipelago
homeland
state
drip irrigation
desalination
israel
GAZA strip

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The Middle East Word Search

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Sunni
Shia
Jewish
Anti-semtism
Tailban
Dead Sea
Pakistan
Israel
Red Sea
Persian gulf
Turkey
Afghanistan
Al-qeuda
Chirstain
Hussein
Iran
Iraq
Iraq invasion
Islam
Muslim
Oil
Oil reserves
Osama bin-Latin
Ottoman Empire
Saudi Arabia

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M Crossword

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judaism
dictator
aquifer
torah
arabs
islam /
mosque /
race /
farsi /
kurds /
church /
desalination /
monotheism /
hijab /
zionism /
synagogue /
persians /
christianity /
bible /
ethnicity /

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Religion crossword

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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

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Middle East Vocabulary Crossword

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Religious leaders hold the power IRAN
One of the world's most important source of oil IRAQ
The birthplace of several different religious ISREAL
Most Turkish people live here TURKEY
Has been in war for years AFGHANISTAN
Is the home to the religion of Islam SAUDI ARABIA
Independent small country, Borders Egypt and Israel GAZA STRIP
Northern part of Indian Ocean bounded by by Pakistan and Iran ARABIAN SEA
Connects Red Sea to Mediterranean Sea SUEZ CANAL
Lies between Strait of Hormuz and the Indian Ocean PERSIAN GULF
Flows through northeast Iran and the southwest to the Arabian Peninsula TIGRIS RIVER
Flow through Jordan JORDAN RIVER
One of the most historically important rivers in western Asia EUPHRATES RIVER
Between the Gulf of Oman and the Persian Gulf STRAIT OF HORMUZ
method in which water is supplied to plants at regular intervals for agriculture IRRIGATION
Water that is contamination WATER POLLUTION
The unbalanced division of anything UNEQUAL DISTRIBUTION
An ethnic group that the native language is a variety of Arabic ARAB
A ethnic group that was with the Ottoman Empire KURD
Believes the new leader should be in the prophets Muhammad's bloodline SUNNI
Believed in the teachings of Muhammad ISLAM
Newest Religion JUDAISM
World's largest religion CHRISTIANITY
A variety. State of being diverse. DIVERSITY
Believed the new leader should be of the head of state SHIA MUSLIM
a community who share a common cultural background ETHNIC GROUP
A set of individuals whose identity as such is distinctive in common doctrines, practicers or rituals RELIGIOUS GROUP

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