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Khorasani Turks

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Khorasani Turks

Khorasani Turkic peoples
Total population
Regions with significant populations
North Khorasan, Razavi Khorasan, Golestan
Khorasani Turkic and Azerbaijani
Shia Islam
Related ethnic groups
Other Turkic peoples

Khorasani Turkic people (Persian: ترک‌های خراسان‎, Azerbaijani/Turkish:خوراسان تؤرکلری); or Qizilbash are Khorasani Turkic-speaking people inhabiting part of northeastern Iran, and in the neighboring regions of Turkmenistan up to beyond the Amu Darya River; and speak the Khorasani Turkic, and live in the North Khorasan, Razavi Khorasan and Golestan provinces of Iran. Iranian Azerbaijanis living in this area are about a century, Azerbaijanis have emigrated and resettled in large numbers to Khorasan[2] especially Mashhad.[3]

See also


  1. ^ Iranicaonline
  2. ^ "AZERBAIJAN vi. Population and its Occupations and Culture".  
  3. ^ "Mourning Azerbaijanis residing in Mashhad".  


  • فصلنامه تحقیقات جغرافیایی، سال سوم شماره ۲، پاییز ۱۳۷۶، دکتر محمد حسین پاپلی یزدی
  • The Khorasani Turks of Iran
  • Turks of Iran
  • kalafat_horasan

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