Database ID G5511
Database UUID: 172d385a-7a7c-441e-8220-83786f1e06ec
Name: Egkomi (Ammochostou)
Transcribed name: Enkomi
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: District of Famagusta
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Egkomi (Ammochostou)
Έγκωμη (Αμμοχώστου)
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Enkomi
Ottoman legal status of population: mixed
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 46,905.00
Property values in kuruş and percentages by type:
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
31,705.0 100.0 5,465.0 9,635.0
67.6% 0.2% 11.7% 20.5%
General statistics
District of Famagusta:
26.00
573.00
4.5%
District of Famagusta:
1.00
10.00
10.0%
District of Famagusta:
27.00
625.00
4.3%
District of Famagusta:
28.00
626.00
4.5%
District of Famagusta:
47.00
1,157.00
4.1%
Land (area in dönüm)
District of Famagusta:
459.00
17,296.26
2.7%
Land (value in kuruş)
District of Famagusta:
31,705.00
637,701.50
5.0%
District of Famagusta:
1.00
28.00
3.6%
District of Famagusta:
24.00
554.00
4.3%
District of Famagusta:
10.00
142.00
7.0%
District of Famagusta:
35.00
710.00
4.9%
Trees (value in kuruş)
District of Famagusta:
100.00
1,456.00
6.9%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
District of Famagusta:
5,465.00
146,640.00
3.7%
District of Famagusta:
21.00
498.00
4.2%
Animals (number)
District of Famagusta:
725.00
6,344.00
11.4%
Animals (value in kuruş)
District of Famagusta:
9,635.00
152,291.00
6.3%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
District of Famagusta:
46,905.00
938,088.50
5.0%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Meniko son of Meniko Zımmi
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Egkomi (Ammochostou) 4,045.00
Panayi son of Acı Hristofi
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Egkomi (Ammochostou) 4,975.00
Solomo son of İpkieri
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Egkomi (Ammochostou) 1,300.00
Yanni son of Pavli
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Egkomi (Ammochostou) 5,770.00
Hristofi
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Egkomi (Ammochostou) 80.00
Dimitri Zımmi
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Egkomi (Ammochostou) 1,250.00
Avram son of Mihail
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Egkomi (Ammochostou) 1,625.00
İstinu Nasrani
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Egkomi (Ammochostou) 285.00
Markaru Nasrani
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Egkomi (Ammochostou) 60.00
Vasili son of Acı Yorgi
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Egkomi (Ammochostou) 5,545.00
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Land (all types) 47 459.00 31,705.00
002   land with vegetation 31 219.00 23,965.00
003   tree crops 2 20.00 4,000.00
004   mulberry crops 2 20.00 4,000.00
005   mulberry garden with well (dut bağçesi ma dolab) 1 12.00 2,400.00
006   irrigated mulberry garden with well (sulu dolablı dut bağçesi) 1 8.00 1,600.00
007   non tree crop 27 185.00 18,565.00
008   cotton 12 122.00 9,175.00
009   cotton field (pembe tarlasi) 10 115.00 8,625.00
010   abundantly-irrigated cotton fıeld (su basar pembe tarlası) 2 7.00 550.00
011   grains 4 46.00 1,140.00
012   grain field (eki̇n tarlasi) 3 44.00 1,100.00
013   fodder field (hasıllık) 1 2.00 40.00
014   Madder fields (Boya tarlaları) 11 17.00 8,250.00
015   madder field (boya tarlasi) 11 17.00 8,250.00
016   fields, gardens and similar 2 14.00 1,400.00
017   garden (bağçe) 1 6.00 1,200.00
018   field (tarla) 1 8.00 200.00
019   other land use 4 4.00 90.00
020   threshing floor (harman) 4 4.00 90.00
021   threshing floor (harman yeri) 2 2.00 50.00
022   land without vegetation 12 236.00 7,650.00
023   barren field (kiraç tarla) 11 216.00 6,650.00
024   barren garden (kıraç bağçe) 1 20.00 1,000.00
025   barren garden (kıraç bağçe tarlası) 1 20.00 1,000.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Tree (all types) 1 10 100.00
002   olive tree (all types) 1 10 100.00
003   olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun 2) 1 10 100.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Building (all types) 24 35 5,465.00
002   house (hane) 22 22 5,400.00
003   building for animals 2 13 65.00
004   beehive (ari kovani) 2 13 65.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Animal (all types) 21 725 9,635.00
002   sheep (agnam) 6 680 5,440.00
003   cow (inek) 9 36 1,370.00
004   cow with calf (inek ma dana) 7 35 1,215.00
005   young bull (tosun) 1 1 80.00
006   mule (katir) 1 4 2,000.00
007   ox (öküz) 5 5 825.00
This record was last edited on: Jan. 20, 2020, 10:27 p.m.
Geography Department of Harokopio University and Sylvia Ioannou Foundation (2021).. Economy, environment and landscape in the Cypriot longue durée: The 1832/33 Ottoman Property Survey of Cyprus. Geographic Location: Egkomi (Ammochostou). Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5511/ on 17/06/2024.
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