Chapter 16: Section 2
Migrants brought a great variety of languages to this region. Arab geographers called this region Jabal Al-Alsun, or the "Mountain of Language". The Indo-European, Caucasian, and Atlaic language families.
The people of Transcaucasia follow a number of different religions. However, most of the region's people belong to either the Christian or the Islamic faith. These faiths arrived in the region at an early date, because Transcaucasia is close to the areas in the Southwest Asia where the two religions began.