How does it work ?
On this page you will find direct links to digitalized travel books for the listed places, categorized per modern Turkish district (ilçe)
Ovaçevirme →Lynch 1901-2: 256 (Chevermeh)
Ovaçevirme = is the Turkish modern name.
Lynch 1901 = is the name of the travel report where this name can be found. If the text is blue, is it is linked to a title description.
256 = the page number. If the number is blue it links to a page in one of the digital book repositories (, or , ) or to a reproduction of the text on this website with .
(Chevermeh) the original name used by the author
(→ANT) links to a list of geographical annotations for this title.
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Geographical Index on 19th century travel reports
website of Jelle Verheij, historian
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Şanlıurfa central district
Urfa → Şanlıurfa → () : (O'rfah)→: [not visited by author] → (): -. - (Orfa) →: (Oorfa) →: (Urfa)
Birecik → (): , (Bír, Bíreh-jik) →: , [not visited by author] →: , , , (Beerajik) () →: (Beridjik) →: (Birijik)
Bozova →: (Hawak) ()
Bibekli →: (U'ch-Kilisa)
Büyükhan → (): (Charmarik)
Dikili →: (Ledar) [village flooded by Atatürk Dam]
Kanlıavşar →: (Kanlee-Hoshar) ()
Karaca →: (Joorneyrush) () [identification not certain]
Yaslıca →: (Yasinjah)
Yaylak →: (Yailash)
Ceylanpınar [with Ras El Ain in Syria, directly opposite the border] →: , - (Ras el Ain) →: (Ras-ul-Ain)
Uluyazı →: (Hoshun)
Siverek →: , (Síverek, Severek) () →: - (Swairak) () →: (Severek)
Karabahçe →: (Kara-Bakcha) ()
Karacadağ →: (Kainagh) ()
Kayalı →: (Hadro)
Viranşehir →: (Veyran Shehr)→: (Veyran Shehr) → (): - (Wairan-Shahr) → (Veranshehr)
Arslanbaba, Aslanbaba →: (Aslan Dede)