About 70 streets worldlide have Kazakh names
As it turns out, there are a lot of streets abroad with Kazakh names. For example, do you know that there are streets named after the President of our country - Nursultan Nazarbayev in Tatarstan, Chechnya, Turkey, Jordan. According to the MFA of Kazakhstan, there are 70 such streets, BNews.kz reports.
There are streets named after the cities of Kazakhstan and our outstanding figures in Russia. Saratov has Aktobe avenue and Akmola lane. Karaganda and Kazakhstan streets are located in Tuymen. The last one is also located in Omsk. In Orenburg, the first capital of Kazakhstan, the streets have names such as Aktobe, Alma-Ata, Altynsarin, Dzhangildin, Kazakh and Karaganda. In Astrakhan, the visitors and residents can walk down the Aral, Balkhash, Dzhambul, Kazakhstan, Turkestan, Tselinograd, Kustanay and Alma-Ata streets. And in the capital of Russia - Moscow, one of the oldest avenue is called by the heroes` names of the Great Patriotic War. There are the streets named after Aliya Moldagulova and Panfilov, Alma-Ata and Kustanay.
In addition, Ibrahim Suleymenov and Manshuk Mametova prospects are located in Nepel. Perm, Tselinograd and Nakhabino village have Panfilov street, Zhambyl Zhabayev and Aliya Moldagulova streets are located in St. Perersburg, Abay street is located in Kosh-Agach district of Altai Republic, Alma-Ata street is located in Samara and Kazakh street is in Rostov-on-Don.
There are six such streets in the capital of Uzbekistan - Tashkent. The residents can walk down the streets of Mukhtar Auezov, Abay, Zhambyl and Sayram, Shymkent and Kustanay avenues. In Kyrgyzstan, the names of Abay, Mukhtar Auezov, Shoqan Walikhanov and Panfilov are perpetuated. In Akdash village which is located in Turkmenistan there is a street named after the great poet, writer - Abay. And in the alleys of Tajikistan the name: Shymkent, Kazakon and Kazako can be seen.
It has to be mentioned that not only countries of abroad prefer Kazakh names. For example, in India and Germany you can feel like you are at home, walking down the street of Abay, Budapest has Astana street, Egypt has Abay street, Turkey has Kazakhstan street and Poland has Kazakh street.