Tajiks


Tajiks
   In the early phase of the Delhi sultanate, Persian-speaking freeborn nobles, including those belonging to Ghaurid ruling clans, were generally identified as Tajiks or Taziks to distinguish them from Turkish slaves promoted to high positions.

Historical dictionary of Medieval India. . 2011.

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