Hüdavendigâr Eyalet

Hüdavendigâr Eyalet (Ottoman Turkish: ایالت خداوندگار; Eyālet-i Ḥüdāvendigār‎)[2] was an eyalet of the Ottoman Empire.

Eyālet-i Ḥüdāvendigār
Eyalet of the Ottoman Empire
1827–1867
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The Hüdavendigâr Eyalet in 1861
CapitalBursa[1]
History 
• Established
1827
• Disestablished
1867
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Anatolia Eyalet
Hüdavendigâr Vilayet
Today part of Turkey

Administrative divisionsEdit

The eyalet was subdivided into 8 sanjaks:[3]

  1. Sanjak of Hüdavendigâr (Bursa)[4]
  2. Sanjak of Karahisar-i Sahip
  3. Sanjak of Kütahya
  4. Sanjak of Bilecik
  5. Sanjak of Biga
  6. Sanjak of Karesi
  7. Sanjak of Erdek
  8. Sanjak of Ayvalık

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Robert Johnston. The Competitive Geography. LULU Press. p. 342. ISBN 978-1-4455-3172-4. Retrieved 2013-06-02.
  2. ^ "Some Provinces of the Ottoman Empire". Geonames.de. Archived from the original on 27 August 2013. Retrieved 25 February 2013.
  3. ^ Dr. Abdülmecit Mutaf. Salnâmelere Göre Karesi (1847-1922), (2003) Zağnos Kültür ve Eğitim Vakfı, sf.17,18.
  4. ^ Dictionnaire géographique de l'Empire ottoman by Konstantin Georgievich Mostras. Page 14