see CumansCumans
or Kumans
, nomadic East Turkic people, identified with the Kipchaks (or the western branch of the Kipchaks) and known in Russian as Polovtsi. Coming from NW Asian Russia, they conquered S Russia and Walachia in the 11th cent.
..... Click the link for more information.
References in periodicals archive ?
Hacia el siglo XI, en el sur de Rus, los barbaros cumanes, bulgaros, kazares, polovtsi y patzinakes convivian con 64 reinos.