Category:Sanjaks of the Ottoman Empire
second-level province of the Ottoman Empire
|Subclass of||administrative territorial entity of the Ottoman Empire|
vilayet of the Ottoman Empire
Sanjaks were administrative divisions of the Ottoman Empire. Sanjak, and the variant spellings sandjak, sanjaq, and sinjaq, are English transliterations of the Turkish word sancak, meaning district, banner, or flag. Sanjaks were also called by the Arabic word for banner or flag, liwa.
This category has the following 18 subcategories, out of 18 total.
- Acre Sanjak (1 C, 2 F)
- Berat Sanjak (1 F)
- Canik Sanjak (2 F)
- Elbasan Sanjak (1 F)
- Lazistan Sanjak (2 C, 43 F)
- Zor Sanjak (1 F)
- Üsküb Sanjak (1 F)