Sogdiana or Sogdia was the ancient Indo-European civilization of an Iranian
people that at different times included territory located in present-day Tajikistan
Jan 8, 2012 ... Sogdiana (or Sogdia) is a region in Central Asia between the mighty rivers
Iaxartes in the north and Oxus in the south. Its eastern and western ...
Apr 16, 2014 ... It was also hugely influential: Sogdian, the language of Samarkand and its
environs, was the lingua franca along trade routes that led east into ...
Apr 4, 2011 ... Many peoples engaged in trade along the Silk Road including the Syrians, and
Indians however the Sogdians dominated the trade route.
Oct 9, 2015 ... Sogdiana or Sogdia (Tajik: Суғд - Old Persian: Sughuda; Persian: سغد; ... The
Sogdians occupied a key position along the ancient Silk Road, ...
he Sogdians were the inhabitants of fertile valleys surrounded by deserts, the
most important of which was the Zeravshan valley, in today's Uzbekistan and ...
In 330 BC Sogdiana becomes part of the Greek empire. In the 320s BC, the
Persians and the Greeks under Alexander place the Amyrgian Sakas beyond ...
Sogdiana or Sogdia was the ancient civilization of an Iranian people and a
province of the Achaemenid Empire, eighteenth in the list on the Behistun
The area can be divided into three parts, Sogdiana, Ferghana and Khorezm.
Sogdiana was made up of the Zaravshan and Kashka Daryâ river valleys, ...
A member of an ancient Iranian people whose homeland was in the area around
Samarkand and who had established settlements throughout Chinese ...