[DWJ] In which I satisfy the curious (I hope!)

Robyn Starkey rohina at shaw.ca
Thu Sep 21 19:04:16 EDT 2006


> Jengiz, Chingiz and similar forms are not unusual in Turkic lands. 
> There is a Kirghiz novelist called Chingiz Aitmatov.

My Mongolian expert says the Mongolians spell it Chinggis. (for 
Mongolian street cred: http://www.intendedaudience.com/prairiesteppes/)

robyn



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