Genetic analysis of male Hungarian Conquerors: European and Asian paternal lineages of the conquering Hungarian tribes

  title={Genetic analysis of male Hungarian Conquerors: European and Asian paternal lineages of the conquering Hungarian tribes},
  author={Erzs{\'e}bet F{\'o}thi and {\'A}ngela Espasand{\'i}n Gonz{\'a}lez and Tibor Feh{\'e}r and Ariana Gugora and {\'A}bel F{\'o}thi and Orsolya B{\'i}r{\'o} and Christine Keyser},
  journal={Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences},
According to historical sources, ancient Hungarians were made up of seven allied tribes and the fragmented tribes that split off from the Khazars, and they arrived from the Eastern European steppes to conquer the Carpathian Basin at the end of the ninth century AD. Differentiating between the tribes is not possible based on archaeology or history, because the Hungarian Conqueror artifacts show uniformity in attire, weaponry, and warcraft. We used Y-STR and SNP analyses on male Hungarian… 

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