are used by the Uyghur people in western China.
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AL-KASHGARI Uyghur, Arabic
Variant form of Kashgari. A famous bearer was Mahmud al-Kashgari (1005-1102), an 11th-century Kara-Khanid scholar and lexicographer of the Turkic languages from Kashgar, Xinjiang, People's Republic of China.
ALPTEKIN Turkish, Uyghur
From Turkish alp
meaning "brave, hero" and the Old Turkish title tegin
KASHGARI Uyghur, Arabic
Originally denoted someone who came from the city of Kashgar, located in the Xinjiang region of western China. The city's name is of Persian origin probably meaning "rock mountain".