mongol mongol  /ˈmɑŋ ɡəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a member of the nomadic peoples of Mongolia
  2. (adj) of or relating to the region of Mongolia or its people or their languages or cultures

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News

  1. Few Roads Leading to China Tell a Tale of Mongolia’s Trad

    Some 800 years after Genghis Khan forged its tribes into the world’s largest empire, Mongolians are awakening to lucrative -- and unsettling -- realities.
    on July 4, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

  2. Mongolia neo-Nazis announce a change of tack - pollution control

    By Carlos Barria ULAN BATOR (Reuters) - A Mongolian neo-Nazi group has rebranded itself as an environmentalist organization fighting pollution by foreign-owned mines, seeking legitimacy as it sends Swastika-wearing members to check mining permits. Tsagaan Khass, or White Swastika, has only 100-plus members but it is one of several groups with names like Dayar Mongol (Whole Mongolia), Gal ...
    on July 2, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "Mongol was a pan-Asian movie-making exercise: a Japanese leading man, a Russian director and a cast of Mongolians and Chinese supported by buckets of money from Kazakhstan's government film agency. Asians have started to feel more like...
    on Jun 19, 2008 By: Tadanobu Asano Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. "Genghis Khan is one of the most hated names in Russia," says Bodrov. "We lived 200 years under Mongol rule and we still blame them for all our problems. People were shocked I was making a movie about him, but I said, 'Good or bad, he's part...
    on Jun 1, 2008 By: Sergei Bodrov Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. "The Blaenavon story is not about tombs, it's not about empire, about the Mongol empire being kept out by the Great Wall. It's about what ordinary people did for a living, ordinary people who were at the forefront of technology as the world moved...
    on Mar 25, 2008 By: Rhodri Morgan Source: guardian.co.uk

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