Terms

Race

There are numberous words to describe the early groupings of persons. In the Hebrew tradition the word is tribes. In India there are three original races: Fire Race Agnivamsa Lunar Race Chandravamsa Solar Race Suryavamsa. Race Tribe Clan are often used almost interchangeably in earlier discussions. The 20th century strove to make race and tribe politically incorrect. People is a more current term.
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