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Alqabölük (Alkaboluk)

The Alqabölük (Qaraxan: اَلْقابُلُكْ; Turkish: Alkaevli; Azerbaijani: Ağevli; Turkmen: Agöýli) are an Oğuz sub-tribe of the Bozok branch’s Gün division.

 

Etymology

 

The first component of their name, alqa, is a metaphysis of aqla- “to whiten.” The second component, bölük, means “division,” often in the organizational sense. 


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