Beylerbeys

Some articles on beylerbeys, beylerbey:

Beylerbeylik
... They were governed by beylerbeys ("bey of beys" i.e ... Beylerbeys, usually entitled khans, possessed administrative power and headed the local troops ... In the beginning of the 17th century the Safavi shahs attempted to limit the beylerbeys' power, but failed to achieve this ...
Subdivisions Of The Ottoman Empire - 1362-1864 - Beylerbey (Governors of Eyalets)
... The Turkish word for governor-general is Beylerbey, meaning ‘lord of lords’ ... However, as a territorial governor, the Beylerbey now had wider responsibilities ... The Beylerbeys were all his appointees, and he could remove or transfer them at will ...
Administrative Divisions Of The Ottoman Empire - Governors - Beylerbey
... The Turkish word for governor-general is Beylerbey, meaning ‘lord of lords’ ... However, as a territorial governor, the Beylerbey now had wider responsibilities ... The Beylerbeys were all his appointees, and he could remove or transfer them at will ...