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  • 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...

  • Bukharian Surnames

    An index of Bukharian Surnames with meaning (click on links to search) A Abayev / Abaev - son of Abo Abramov - son of Abram (Avraham). See Aharonov - son of Aharon Akilov - from "oq Il", which means clear mind, wise Akbashev / Akgbashoff - from "oq boshi", which means white head Aksakalov - from "oq soqol", which means white beard - a nickname for elders