Khinalughs



ETHNONYMS: Khinalugh is the Azerbaijani name for the people and the village they inhabit. Their self-designations are: (1) Kätish, Kätsh khalk (the "people of Ketsh"); (2) Kättid (the "inhabitants of Ketsh"). "Ketsh" is the Khinalugh name for the village Khinalugh.


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Volkova, N. G. (1980). "Khynalug" (Khinalugh). Kavkazskii Etnograficheskii Sbornik (Moscow and Leningrad) 7.


NATALIA G. VOLKOVA (Translated by Kevin Tuite)

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