Chionites(redirected from Xionites)
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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a union of tribes in Middle Asia in the fourth and fifth centuries A.D. Their ethnogenesis has not been firmly established.
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