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Tot population
approx. 2 million[1]
Regions wi signeeficant populations
 Russia 1,584,554[2]
Bashkir, Roushie[4]
Sunni Islam[5][6]
Relatit ethnic groups
ither Turkic fowks

The Bashkirs (Bashkir: башҡорттар, başqorttar, باشقۇرتتار; Roushie: башкиры, baškiry) are a Turkic fowk indigenous tae Bashkortostan, extendin on baith sides o the Ural Moontains, in the aurie whaur Eastren Europe meets North Asie.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Lewis, M. Paul (ed.) (2009). "Ethnologue: Languages of the World, Sixteenth edition". Dallas, Tex.: SIL International.CS1 maint: extra text: authors leet (link)
  2. "ВПН-2010". Retrieved 2015-03-16.
  3. [1] Archived September 14, 2013, at the Wayback Machine
  4. "8. НАСЕЛЕНИЕ НАИБОЛЕЕ МНОГОЧИСЛЕННЫХ" (PDF). Retrieved 2015-03-16.
  5. "Bashkortostan and Bashkirs",
  6. "Bashkirs", Great Russian Encyclopedia