Category:Sanjaks of the Ottoman Empire
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second-order administrative division 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, 27 F)
- Monastir Sanjak (1 F)
- Mutasarrifate of Jerusalem (1 F)
- Nablus Sanjak (1 F)
- Najd Sanjak (1 F)
- Nigali valley (empty)
- Sanjak of Novi Pazar (7 F)
- Sanjak of Segedin (5 F)
- Sanjak of Smederevo (3 C, 13 F)
- Sanjak of Syrmia (5 F)
- Siroz Sanjak (1 F)
- Zor Sanjak (1 F)
- Üsküb Sanjak (1 F)
Media in category "Sanjaks of the Ottoman Empire"
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