The general yellow tint emphasizes their Mongolic appearance, which all travellers have noticed.
My reasons for supposing the language to be a Turkic or Mongolic dialect are simple.
This latter trait is fatal to any assumption of a persistence of Kirghez blood, or of any Mongolic extraction, in fact.
Asia is mainly peopled by races belonging to two great ethnographic types, the Caucasic or fair type, and the Mongolic or yellow.
The lids of his Mongolic eyes were lowered, and the beads of jet glittered wickedly from under them.
They may be called for distinction sake, the Jewish system, the Mongolic system, and the American system.