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Scythian and Saka ethnonym origins
Topic Started: Jul 15 2017, 07:59:21 PM (16 Views)
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Four Old Iranian Ethnic Names

In this article "Saka" is given as a Persian exonym for the Scythians, but the Chinese also called the Saka/Scythians as Sek, and We have a modern Turkish people who call themselves Sakha, which hint at the possibility that "Saka" was an autonym, endonym used by Scytho-Sakas themselves.

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