Published, edited, images added &
comments/annotations (in redletter) by Kenneth S. Doig
The Alans, or the Alani, occasionally termed Alauni or Halani, were a group of Sarmatian tribes, nomadic-pastoralists of the 1st millennium AD who spoke an Eastern-Iranian (in the same Indoeuropean macrophylum as Germanic, Celtic, Italic, Slavic, Hellenic, etc.) language which derived from Skytho-Sarmatian and which in turn evolved into modern Ossetian.
|ALAN WARRIOR C. 5TH CENTURY AD|
ORIGINAL IRANIANS WERE A