Historically the Basques abroad were often employed in shepherding and ranching and by maritime fisheries and merchants. For example, Basque rugby union player for France, Imanol Harinordoquyhas said about his national identity:. It need not bother us. It was long asserted that no such part of speech existed in it at all. May they not have evolved it, or at least perpetuated it, by sexual choice perhaps? There the Basque place names extend out as far as the broad white line upon our sketch, shown more clearly perhaps upon our other maps. Lowell Institute Lectures,
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Under Spain's present constitution, Navarre Nafarroa in present-day Basque, Navarra historically in Spanish constitutes a separate entity, called in present-day Basque Nafarroako Foru Erkidegoain Spanish Comunidad Foral de Navarra the autonomous community of Navarre. They are mostly descendants of settlers from Spain and Mexico. Basajaun is a Basque version of the Woodwose. Molecular Biology and Evolution. Some Basques identify themselves as Basques only whereas others identify themselves both as Basque and Spanish. This article contains IPA phonetic symbols.