Definition of ethnogenesis in English:

ethnogenesis

Line breaks: ethno|gen¦esis
Pronunciation: /ˌɛθnə(ʊ)ˈdʒɛnɪsɪs
 
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noun

  • The formation or emergence of an ethnic group: attempts to reconstruct the ethnogenesis of the peoples of Siberia
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    • Ethnogenesis is one of the first steps toward national unity, nationality.
    • Bulgarian ethnogenesis ended at the end of the 9th century whereas Romanian ethnogensis ended at the beginning of the 10th century.

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