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The Naimans (Naiman also means 'eight' in Mongolian) were a Mongol people dwelling on the steppe of central Asia, closely related to the Kara-Khitai, and subservient to them until 1177. Like the Khitai, many of them were Nestorian Christians. Mongols (Mongolian: Монгол Mongol, Turkish: Moğollar) are an ethnic group that originated in what is now Mongolia, Russia, and China or more specifically on the Central Asian plateau north of the Gobi desert and south of Siberia. ... Map of Central Asia showing three sets of possible boundaries for the region Central Asia located as a region of the world Central Asia is a vast landlocked region of Asia. ... This article needs cleanup. ... The term Nestorianism is eponymous, even though the person who lent his name to it always denied the associated belief. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Christianity. ...

More than 400,000 of the Kazakh population are Naimans [1]. Their original place of inhabitants is eastern Kazakhstan. Some Naimans dissimilated with the Kyrgyz and Uzbek ethnicities. Kazakh may refer to An ethnic group: the Kazakhs The Kazakh language The Culture of Kazakhstan Suhbat. ... Kyrgyz (also spelled Kirghiz) are a Turkic ethnic group found primarily in Kyrgyzstan. ...

The following map shows the approximate location of the Naimans at about the year 1200, before the Mongol unification by Genghis Khan. For other uses, see Genghis Khan (disambiguation). ...

Eurasia shortly before Genghis Khans conquests, 13th century

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See also

Other pre-Genghis Mongolian tribes include

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