Ethnic groups similar to or like Pashtuns

Iranian ethnic group native to Central and South Asia. Wikipedia

  • Pashtunistan

    Geographic historical region inhabited by the indigenous Pashtun people of modern-day Afghanistan and Pakistan in South-Central Asia, wherein Pashtun culture, language, and national identity have been based. Alternative names historically used for the region include "Pashtūnkhwā" (پښتونخوا) and "Afghānistān" (افغانستان), since at least the 3rd century CE onward. Wikipedia

  • Pathans in India

    Pathans in India are citizens or residents of India who are of ethnic Pashtun ancestry. Local Hindi-Urdu term for an individual who belongs to the Pashtun ethnic group, or descends from it. Wikipedia

  • Pashtun diaspora

    South of the Amu River in Afghanistan and west of the Indus River in Pakistan. Home to the majority of the Pashtun community. Wikipedia

  • Pashto

    Eastern Iranian language of the Indo-European family. Known in Persian literature as Afghani . Wikipedia

  • Afghanistan

    Landlocked country at the crossroads of Central and South Asia. Bordered by Pakistan to the east and south; Iran to the west; Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan to the north; and China to the northeast. Wikipedia

  • Punjabis

    Indo-Aryan ethnolinguistic group associated with the Punjab region in South Asia, specifically in the northern part of the Indian subcontinent presently divided between Pakistani Punjab and Indian Punjab. They speak Punjabi, a language from the Indo-Aryan language family. Wikipedia


    Sentences forPashtuns

    • A study showed that 7% of Ashkenazi Jews have the haplogroup G2c, which is mainly found in Pashtuns and on lower scales all major Jewish groups, Palestinians, Syrians, and Lebanese.Jews-Wikipedia
    • It is home to 17.9% of Pakistan's total population, with the majority of the province's inhabitants being ethnic Pashtuns and Hindko speakers.Khyber Pakhtunkhwa-Wikipedia
    • The Taliban are a movement of religious students (talib) from the Pashtun areas of eastern and southern Afghanistan who were educated in traditional Islamic schools in Pakistan.Taliban-Wikipedia
    • He was replaced in 1953 by Mohammed Daoud Khan, the king's cousin and brother-in-law, and a Pashtun nationalist who sought the creation of a Pashtunistan, leading to highly tense relations with Pakistan.Afghanistan-Wikipedia
    • Historically, the ethnonym Afghān was used to refer to ethnic Pashtuns.Afghanistan-Wikipedia
    • By the mid 1960s, Karachi began to attract large numbers of Pashtun and Punjabis from northern Pakistan.Karachi-Wikipedia

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