The city of Kulp
Location of the district of Diyarbakır within Turkey.
|Region||Southeastern Anatolia Region|
|• Mayor||Metin Dinar (BDP)|
|• District||1,609.68 km2 (621.50 sq mi)|
|• District density||23/km2 (60/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+2 (EET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+3 (EEST)|
Kulp (Ottoman Turkish: قولب Qulb, central district: Ottoman Turkish: پاصور Pasur, Kurdish: Pasûr, Zazaki: Pasor) is a district of Diyarbakır Province in Turkey. The population was 10,119 in 2010.
The Kulp region gained importance as a center for the Kurdish chiefdoms in Kulp itself & nearby Zeyrek (to the west)
- "Area of regions (including lakes), km²". Regional Statistics Database. Turkish Statistical Institute. 2002. Retrieved 2013-03-05.
- "Population of province/district centers and towns/villages by districts - 2012". Address Based Population Registration System (ABPRS) Database. Turkish Statistical Institute. Retrieved 2013-02-27.
- Tahir Sezen, Osmanlı Yer Adları (Alfabetik Sırayla), T.C. Başbakanlık Devlet Arşivleri Genel Müdürlüğü, Yayın Nu 21, Ankara, p. 328.
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