It is generally agreed that the first turkic people lived in a region extending from central asia to siberia, with the majority of them living in china historicallyhistorically they were established after the 6th century bce the earliest separate turkic peoples appeared on the peripheries of the late xiongnu confederation about 200 bce (contemporaneous with the chinese han dynasty.
Turkic is a general and broad term and it could refer to both turkic languages and people of turkic descent it is both a race and a large group of languages gukturks were turkic, but not turkish, because they were not citizens of turkey. The turkic languages are a language family of at least 35 languages, spoken by turkic peoples across southeastern europe, the mediterranean to siberia and western china turkic languages are spoken as a native language by 170 million people.
Turkic peoples are northern and central eurasian peoples who speak languages belonging to the turkic family, and who, in varying degrees, share certain cultural and historical traits many historians consider the term turkic to represent a linguistic characterization as opposed to an ethnic characterization. The turkic languages are a language family of at least thirty-five documented languages, spoken by the turkic peoples of eurasia from eastern europe, the caucasus, central asia, and west asia all the way to north asia (particularly in siberia) and east asia (including the far east.
It is generally agreed that the first turkic people lived in a region extending from central asia to siberia with the majority of them living in china historically the earliest separate turkic peoples appeared on the peripheries of the late xiongnu confederation (contemporaneous with the chinese han dynasty) turkic tribes, such as khazars and pechenegs, probably lived as nomads for many. Traditional national and cultural symbols of the turkic peoples include wolves in turkic mythology and tradition as well as the color blue, iron, and fire turquoise blue (the word turquoise comes from the french word meaning turkish) is the color of the stone turquoise still used in jewelry and as a protection against evil eye.
Turkic peoples and siberia topics: turkic peoples, siberia, deer pages: 1 (701 words) published: april 15, 2013 wild russia siberia wow that was the most interesting most amazing video i have ever seen the animals are so beautiful and so unique it was just astonishing. The turkic languages are a language family of some thirty languages they are spoken by turkic peoples across an area from eastern europe and the mediterranean to siberia and western china traditionally people think that they are part of the altaic language family.
Turkic people yakut woman in yakutsk the most important examples for the udege, ulchs, evens, and nanai (also known as hezhen) are also indigenous peoples of siberia, and are known to share genetic affinity to indigenous peoples of the americas paleosiberian group four small.
The distribution of people of turkic cultural background ranges from siberia, across central asia, to eastern europe presently, the largest groups of turkic people live throughout central asia— kazakhstan , kyrgyzstan , turkmenistan , uzbekistan , and azerbaijan , in addition to turkey and iran. Turkic mythology is the mythology of the turkic peoples that spoke turkic languages which are argued to be a subfamily of the disputed altaic language family tengriism and other shamanistic religions had been the dominant religion for most of history.
The turkic peoples are a collection of ethno-linguistic groups of central, eastern, northern and western asia as well as parts of europe and north africa they speak related languages belonging to the turkic language family in siberia, the siberian khanate. Turkic peoples, any of various peoples whose members speak languages belonging to the turkic subfamily of the altaic family of languages they are historically and linguistically connected with the tujue, the name given by the chinese to the nomadic people who in the 6th century ce founded an empire.