Rumelia
geographical name a division of the old Ottoman Empire including Albania, Macedonia, & Thrace

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Rumelia — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Rumelia, mapa de 1801 Rumelia variación turca de Romania, nombre* que los bizantinos solían dar a su imperio. Tras 1453 (año de la ocupación de Constantinopla por parte de los turcos) Rumelia pasó a ser la… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Rumelia — [ro͞o mē′lē ə, ro͞omēl′yə] former Turkish possessions in the Balkan Peninsula, including Macedonia, Thrace, & an autonomous province (Eastern Rumelia) that was annexed to Bulgaria in 1885 …   English World dictionary

  • Rumelia — Map of Rumelia as of 1801. Rumelia (Turkish Albanian: Rumeli; Greek: Ρωμυλία, Romylía, or Ρούμελη, Roúmeli; Bosnian Serbian: Rumelija; Bulgarian: Румелия, Rumeliya; Macedonian …   Wikipedia

  • Rumelia — /rooh mee lee euh, meel yeuh/, n. 1. a division of the former Turkish Empire, in the Balkan Peninsula: included Albania, Macedonia, and Thrace. 2. Eastern, a former autonomous province within this division: later became S Bulgaria. Also, Roumelia …   Universalium

  • Rumelia — /ruˈmiliə/ (say rooh meeleeuh) noun 1. the European division of the former Turkish Empire, in the Balkan Peninsula; it included Albania, Macedonia, and Thrace. 2. Eastern Rumelia, a former autonomous province within this division, which later… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Rumelia — (Rumeli o Rum ili) ► Antigua región del Imperio otomano, al S de los Balcanes. En 1885 la parte oriental fue incorporada a Bulgaria. El resto, después de la primera guerra balcánica (1912 13), fue dividido entre Albania, Serbia y Grecia …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Rumelia — /rooh mee lee euh, meel yeuh/, n. 1. a division of the former Turkish Empire, in the Balkan Peninsula: included Albania, Macedonia, and Thrace. 2. Eastern, a former autonomous province within this division: later became S Bulgaria. Also, Roumelia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Eastern Rumelia — Infobox Former Subdivision native name = Източна Румелия conventional long name = Eastern Rumelia common name = Eastern Rumelia status = Autonomous province nation = the Ottoman Empire status text = Autonomous province of the Ottoman Empire… …   Wikipedia

  • Postage stamps and postal history of Eastern Rumelia — Eastern Rumelia or Eastern Roumelia was an autonomous province (vilayet) in the Ottoman Empire from 1878 to 1908; however it was under Bulgarian control from 1885 (see Bulgarian unification). The province is remembered today by philatelists for… …   Wikipedia

  • Eastern Rumelia — geographical name region S Bulgaria including Rhodope Mountains & the Maritsa valley …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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