ottoman

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two wars (1912-1913) that were fought over the last of the European territories of the Ottoman Empire and that left the area around Constantinople (now Istanbul) as the only Ottoman territory in Europe Balkan Wars
governor of a district or province in the Ottoman Empire bey
mountainous republic of south-central Europe; formerly part of the Ottoman Empire and then a part of Yugoslavia; voted for independence in 1992 but the mostly Serbian army of Yugoslavia refused to accept the vote and began ethnic cleansing in order to rid Bosna i Hercegovina , Bosnia , Bosnia-Herzegovina , Bosnia and Herzegovina , Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina
interpreter and guide in the Near East; in the Ottoman Empire in the 18th and 19th centuries a translator of European languages for the Turkish and Arab authorities and most dragomans were Greek (many reached high positions in the government) dragoman
ruler of a Muslim country (especially of the former Ottoman Empire) grand Turk , sultan
Albanian soldier in the service of Turkey who was made viceroy of Egypt and took control away from the Ottoman Empire and established Egypt as a modern state (1769-1849) Mehemet Ali , Mohammed Ali , Muhammad Ali
conqueror of Turkey who founded the Ottoman Empire and the Ottoman dynasty that ruled Turkey after the 13th century; conquered most of Asia Minor and assumed the title of emir in 1299 (1259-1326) Osman I , Othman I
Turkish sultanate of southwestern Asia and northeastern Africa and southeastern Europe; created by the Ottoman Turks in the 13th century and lasted until the end of World War I; although initially small it expanded until it superseded the Byzantine Empire Ottoman Empire , Turkish Empire
Turkish dynasty that ruled the Ottoman Empire from the 13th century to its dissolution after World War I Ottoman , Ottoman dynasty
Ottoman court in Constantinople Porte , Sublime Porte
Eurasian republic in Asia Minor and the Balkans; achieved independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1923 Republic of Turkey , Turkey
high official in a Muslim government (especially in the Ottoman Empire) vizier
member of one or more of the insurgent groups in Turkey in the late 19th century who rebelled against the absolutism of Ottoman rule Young Turk
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