Sanjak of Segedin

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Sanjak of Segedin
Segedin Sancağı
Szegedi szandzsák
Segedinski sandžak
sanjak of the Ottoman Empire

 

 

16th century–1699
 

 

Location of Sanjak of Segedin
Sanjak of Segedin as part of the Eyalet of Budin in 1568
Capital Segedin (Hungarian: Szeged)
History
 -  Established 16th century
 -  Disestablished 1699
Today part of Serbia, Hungary
Sanjak of Segedin as part of the Eyalet of Eğri in the middle of the 17th century

Sanjak of Segedin or Sanjak of Szeged (Turkish: Segedin Sancağı, Hungarian: Szegedi szandzsák, Serbian: Segedinski sandžak) was an administrative unit of the Ottoman Empire formed in the 16th century. It was located in the Bačka (Bácska) region. Initially, it was part of the Budin Province, but in the 17th century it was included into Eğri Province. Administrative center of the Sanjak of Segedin was Segedin. It was captured by Austria between 1686-1688 and was left to Austria according to Treaty of Carlowitz in 1699.

Administrative divisions[edit]

Sanjak of Segedin was divided into several kazas:

Ottoman Sonbor (Sombor) - image from 1698

Beys (governors) of the sanjak[edit]

References[edit]

  • Dr. Dušan J. Popović, Srbi u Vojvodini, knjiga 1, Novi Sad, 1990.
  • Istorijski atlas, Geokarta, Beograd, 1999.

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