Are Central Asians Iranian or Mongol?
or are they are a mixture of both?
- LennyLv 79 years agoFavorite Answer
There are 5 former Soviet republics (Kazakhstan, Kirghistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan) and Afghanistan located in Central Asia.
Of these 6 nations main nations are:
Kazakhstan - Mongols by genes, Turks by language
Kirghistan - Mongols by genes, Turks by language
Turkmenistan - Turks very similar to those living in Turkey
Uzbekistan - Turks of Mongoloid-Caucasian transitional appearance
Tajikistan - Iranians
Afghanistan - different tribes. Some Iranians and most of them Pushtu - totally different
- capitalgentlemanLv 79 years ago
Yes - to put is simply!
Central Asia is where the Caucasians from the west, meet the Orientals from the East. Most are a mix of all sorts of peoples, depending on the country/area.
- morganLv 43 years ago
Mongol is an part of a now disproved race schema. Iranian is easily a political version of Aryan. until eventually your question is relating a topic be counted in inhabitants genetics, there is little or no reason to pursue it. curiously which you are trying to categorize human beings by skill of race, however the race myth has been disproved on the grounds that assorted researches completed based on the invention of the molecular foundation of inheritance in the 20 th century. human beings have been reproducing with others of their variety yet with various phenotypical helpful aspects for an prolonged time. there is not any prevalent foundation of race schemas from now on. there are techniques of tracing some genetic helpful aspects strange to extremely closed populations over the years, in spite of the undeniable fact that it relatively is inexact because of the fact there are no thoroughly closed populations. all of us proportion an analogous prevalent genotype.
- EspritDeCorpseLv 69 years ago
Mongol because Iranian isn't a race
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- Lisa BLv 79 years ago
All of the above and others. Central Asia is very large.
- 9 years ago
Central Asia contains many ethnic groups
i think turkic people make up most of Central Asia