Genealogy Projects tagged with Bukharan Family Trees on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Bukharian Surnames

    An index of Bukharian Surnames with meaning (click on links to search) A Aylarov - (definition needed) Aminov- There are many variations to these families, however, one famous root comes from the "chala" Jews who were using the last name, or were given the last-name Aminov, from "Amin" which is a title of a Muslim Cleric. It was a way in which the mainstream Jewish community would disti...

  • The Bukharian Extended Family

    Bukharian or Bukharan Jews are an amalgamation of Jews who settled in Central Asia over the span of the Common Era and have crystallized into a unique subculture. Geographically, the area of interest is confined to these republics of the former Soviet Union; Tajikistan, western Kyrgyzstan, south Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and eastern Turkmenistan. There is evidence of origins from Eastern Europe, S...