Author(s) : Stamatopoulos Dimitrios (9/4/2001)Translation : Nakas Ioannis
For citation: Stamatopoulos Dimitrios, "Yenice",Encyclopaedia of the Hellenic World, Asia MinorURL: <http://www.ehw.gr/l.aspx?id=12192>
Ottoman administrative unit that replaced the kaza during the late Ottoman Period, after the administrative reforms of 1864.
Silver coin, the basic numismatic unit of the Ottoman Empire from the late 17th century until 1844, when it was replaced by the Ottoman lira, which was equivalent to 100 kuruş.
Elected communal official, head of a quarter or a village community.
A medium-sized Ottoman administrative unit that replaced the sancak during the Late Ottoman Period, after the administrative reforms of 1864.
The larger administrative unit in the Ottoman provincial administration system. The large provinces of the Ottoman Empire were previously called eyalet. The new regulation of 1864 introduced the vilayet as an equivalent of the French départment - albeit of smaller size. The governor of the vilayet was called vali and had extensive authority.
1. Human geography
2. Administrative structure-Ecclesiastical dependence-Religion-Education
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