Search: in
Sanjak of Zor
Sanjak of Zor in Encyclopedia Encyclopedia
  Tutorials     Encyclopedia     Videos     Books     Software     DVDs  
       





Sanjak of Zor

The Sanjak of Zor[1] () was a sanjak of the Ottoman Empire. It was spun off from the Vilayet of Baghdad in 1857.[1]

The capital was Deir Ez-Zor, a town on the right bank of the Euphrates, which was also the only considerable town of the sanjak.[2] At the beginning of the 20th century, the sanjak had an area of ,[3] and an estimated population of 100,000, mostly Arab nomads.[2] The capital itself was just a village before becoming the centre of the sanjak.[2]

Administrative divisions

Kazas of the Sanjak:[4]

  1. Kaza of Deyr
  2. Kaza of Res 'l Ayn
  3. Kaza of Asare
  4. Kaza of Ebukemal

References

ar: tr:Deyr-i Zor Vilayeti






Source: Wikipedia | The above article is available under the GNU FDL. | Edit this article



Search for Sanjak of Zor in Tutorials
Search for Sanjak of Zor in Encyclopedia
Search for Sanjak of Zor in Videos
Search for Sanjak of Zor in Books
Search for Sanjak of Zor in Software
Search for Sanjak of Zor in DVDs
Search for Sanjak of Zor in Store




Advertisement




Sanjak of Zor in Encyclopedia
Sanjak_of_Zor top Sanjak_of_Zor

Home - Add TutorGig to Your Site - Disclaimer

©2011-2013 TutorGig.info All Rights Reserved. Privacy Statement