from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An Ottoman administrative title.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The title of the governor-general of a province of the Turkish empire, ranking next to the grand vizir, and so called because he has under him the beys at the head of the several sanjaks or districts composing his province. Also written beglerbeg.


From Turkish beylerbeyi. (Wiktionary)



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