In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- In the settler sources reviewed here, this dynamic shows most clearly in the case of peasant views of pastoral nomads, including Muslim Kazakhs and Kyrgyz and Buddhist Altayans.
- Ten of the 18 passengers were Azerbaijani and four were Kazakhs.
- Other ethnic groups that were caught within the country as the borders in Central Asia were redrawn during the Soviet era include Uzbeks, Kyrgyz, Turkmen, Kazakhs, Uyghur, and Bukharan and European Jews.
- Still, there is a massive Russian presence in Kazakhstan, with Kazakhs approximating 45% and Russians 35% of the population.
- Approximately 5 percent of the total Mongolian population are Sunni Muslims, mainly ethnic Kazakhs in the western region.
- Unlike their Russian-speaking neighbours from the city, they still speak Kazakh.
- She speaks Kazakh, Russian, English and Italian.
- During Soviet times, when Russian was the only real language of importance, Kazakh failed to keep up with the changing vocabulary of the twentieth century.
- With great reluctance the Union admits new members who write in Russian, openly emphasizing the preference for writers who write in Kazakh.
- Central Asia largely speaks Turkic languages (Uzbek, Kazakh, Kyrgyz), which, however, are not that close to the Turkish spoken in Istanbul.
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