geographical name see Manisa

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • MANISSA — MANISSA, identical with the ancient Magnesia, today the chief town of the Turkish province bearing the same name, N.E. of izmir . A Jewish community probably existed in Manissa from the first century C.E., but there is no extant information on it …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Manissa — Manissa, Liwa u. Stadt darin im türkischen Ejalet Aydin, am Fuße des Manissadagh, links am Gedis Tschai, hat ein altes verfallenes Castell, Handel, Baumwollenweberei, in der Nähe große Safranpflanzungen, ist Sitz eines griechischen Bischof u.… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Manissa — Manissa, das alte Magnesia, Stadt im türk. kleinasiat. Wilajet Aïdin, am Gedistschaï, 35.000 E …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Manissa — Manissa, türk. Stadt in Kleinasien, das alte Magnesia ad Sipylum, hat 12000 E., darunter viele Griechen und Armenier, Safranbau, Tulpenzucht …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Riad Manissa — (Марракеш,Марокко) Категория отеля: Адрес: 100 Derb Jdid, Riad Zitoun Lakhdim, Медина …   Каталог отелей

  • Манисса — (Manissa), древняя Магнезия (см.) г. в азиатско турецком вилайете Айдине, на левом берегу Гедис Чая, или Сарабата (прежний Гермос); около 60000 ж., из них 13000 греков, 6000 армян, 3000 евреев. Более 20 мечетей, 4 синагоги, церкви христианские;… …   Энциклопедический словарь Ф.А. Брокгауза и И.А. Ефрона

  • Coenraad de Buys — Born Coenraad De Buys 1761 Wagenboomrivier, Montagu Died 1821 Zoutpansberg area Cause of death …   Wikipedia

  • OTTOMAN EMPIRE — OTTOMAN EMPIRE, Balkan and Middle Eastern empire started by a Turkish tribe, led by ʿUthmān (1288–1326), at the beginning of the 14th century. This entry is arranged according to the following outline: sources …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • PALACHE (Palaggi), ḤAYYIM — (also called by the acronym Ḥabif; 1788–1869), rabbi and ḥakham bashi. Born in Izmir (Smyrna), Palache, a member of the distinguished palache family, was the grandson on his mother s side of Joseph Raphael Ḥazzan (author of Ḥikrei Lev) and was a… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Manisa — or Manissa or ancient Magnesia geographical name city W Turkey NE of Izmir population 158,928 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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