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Adalar İlçesi (Turkey)


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    • Adalar (Turkey : İlçe)
    • Princes Islands (Turkey)
    • Kızıl Adalar (Turkey)
    • Prinzen Inseln (Turkey)
    • Prinzeninseln (Turkey)
    • Demonesi Insulae (Turkey)
    • Kızıl Islands (Turkey)
    • Prince Islands (Turkey)
    • Prenses Ad Alari (Turkey)
    • Πριγκηποντ̔̈«”αδ·σια (Turkey)
    • Prinkēponēsia (Turkey)
    • Prens Adaları (Turkey)
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  • Sources

    • found: Bakış Müessesesi. İstanbul haritası, 1974 (subj.)map verso (Adalar)
    • found: BGN, 5/18/76(Adalar [brief] İlcesi, district, 40°50ʹN 29°05ʹE; does have admin. responsibilities; variant: Adalar Kazası [earlier name; no publs. in LC data base])
    • found: Col. Lipp., 1961(Adalar, Turkey see Princes Islands; group of 9 small isls. in E end of Sea of Marmara, NW Turkey, comprising Adalar district of Istanbul Province)
    • found: BGN, 9/28/76, queried for Princes Islands(Kızıl Adalar, islands, 40°52ʹN 29°05ʹE; variants: Princes Islands, Prinzen Inseln; co-extensive with Adalar district)
    • found: Büyük lûgat ... c1969(Adalar; name given to islands near the Kocaeli coast of the Marmara Sea which comprise an admin. district of Istanbul prov.)
    • found: Tuğlacı, P. Tarih boyunca İstanbul Adaları, 1989- :v. 1, p. 1 (Adalar İlçesi, district consisting of 4 large & 5 small islands within the boundaries of the prov. of Istanbul)
    • found: Sartorius, J. Die Prinzeninseln, 2009:endpapers (Kızıl Adalar)
    • found: Merriam-Webster's geographical dictionary, 1997:Adalar (Adalar. District, comprising group of small islands, E Sea of Marmara, İstanbul prov., Turkey in Asia) Kızıl Islands (Kızıl Islands or Turk. Kızıl Adalar or Eng. Princes Islands; anc. Demonesi Insulae. Nine small islands in E part of the Sea of Marmara, near coast of Asia Minor ab. 15 mi. (24 km.) S of İstanbul and administratively part of İstanbul prov., Turkey)
    • found: Transcending the borders of countries, languages, and disciplines in Russian émigré culture, 2018:pages 107-108 (Büyükada Island, the largest of the Prince Islands in the Sea of Marmara not far from Istanbul)
    • found: GEOnet names server, January 3, 2019(Adalar İlçesi; Adalar (short); İlçe (generic); second-order administrative division (ADM2), Turkey, first-order administrative division: İstanbul, 40°51ʹ54ʺN, 029°06ʹ59ʺE (40.865129, 29.116443))
    • found: GEOnet names server, January 3, 2019(Kızıl Adalar; variants: Adalar; Prenses Ad Alari; Princes Islands; Prinzen Inseln; islands, Turkey, 40°51ʹ09ʺN, 029°03ʹ42ʺE (40.852367, 29.061769))
    • found: Wikipedia, January 3, 2019:Prince Islands (The Prince Islands (Greek: Πριγκηποντ̔̈«”αδ·σια, Turkish: Prens Adaları, alternatively written as Princes' Islands in which the "princes" are plural (meaning "Islands of the Princes"); or Kızıl Adalar ("Red Islands") in Turkish); officially just Adalar ("Islands"), are an archipelago off the coast of Istanbul, Turkey, in the Sea of Marmara. The islands constitute the Adalar district of Istanbul Province; 40°52ʹN 29°06ʹE)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Old catalog heading: Adalar, Turkey (İlçe)]
    • [Non-Latin script reference not evaluated.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1978-07-20: new
    • 2019-01-05: revised
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