Sentence Examples

  • Jerusalem is the chief town of a sanjak, governed by a mutessarif, who reports directly to the Porte.
  • The government was put into the hands of a mutessarif resident at Sheikh Saad, under whom are kaimakams at Suweda and Salkhad.
  • As the seat of a mutessarif, a Greek metropolitan and an Armenian archbishop, Ismid retains somewhat of its ancient dignity, but the material condition of the town is little in keeping with its rank.

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