The Origin of the Kurds
The „Kurdish Complex“
(1) Kurdish: (a) North Kurdish, (b) Central Kurdish, (c) Southeast Kurdish, including the „Perside“ Lori, Bakhtiari, Boir-
(3) Gorani: (a) Hawram(an)i and (b) additional Gorani dialects in areas north of Kermanshah, (c) Bajelani east of Mosul.
Prof. Dr. Gernot L. Windfuhr
Professor emeritus of Iranian Studies
Department of Near Eastern Studies
University of Ann Arbor