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Origin of Golden Hordefrom the splendors of their leader's camp
Origin of Golden HordePerhaps from a golden tent that may have been used by their commander
The name Golden is believed to have come from the steppe color-direction system: black — north, blue — east, red — south, white — west, and yellow (gold) — center. It may also refer to the colour of the Great Khan's tent, from where all power was derived.