Database ID G5512
Database UUID: 30324b59-1b5f-470f-a0be-ea84e115c5e4
Name: Limnia
Transcribed name: Limya
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: District of Famagusta
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Limnia
Λιμνιά (τα)
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Limnia
Ottoman legal status of population: mixed
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 162,806.50
Property values in kuruş and percentages by type:
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
112,282.5 350.0 25,510.0 24,664.0
69.0% 0.2% 15.7% 15.1%
Dependent locations:
Modern name Ottoman name Value Percentage
Limnia (This record) 159,207 97.79%
Labir Bazirgan'ın Çiftliği Labir Bazirgan'ın Çiftliği 3,600 2.21%
Legend: Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
District of Famagusta:
66.00
573.00
11.5%
District of Famagusta:
0.00
10.00
0.0%
District of Famagusta:
70.00
625.00
11.2%
District of Famagusta:
70.00
626.00
11.2%
District of Famagusta:
195.00
1,157.00
16.9%
Land (area in dönüm)
District of Famagusta:
3,588.00
17,296.26
20.7%
Land (value in kuruş)
District of Famagusta:
112,282.50
637,701.50
17.6%
District of Famagusta:
4.00
28.00
14.3%
District of Famagusta:
76.00
554.00
13.7%
District of Famagusta:
34.00
142.00
23.9%
District of Famagusta:
75.00
710.00
10.6%
Trees (value in kuruş)
District of Famagusta:
350.00
1,456.00
24.0%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
District of Famagusta:
25,510.00
146,640.00
17.4%
District of Famagusta:
77.00
498.00
15.5%
Animals (number)
District of Famagusta:
1,361.00
6,344.00
21.5%
Animals (value in kuruş)
District of Famagusta:
24,664.00
152,291.00
16.2%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
District of Famagusta:
162,806.50
938,088.50
17.4%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Mahmud son of Mehmed
muslim (ehl-i islam) Limnia 7,950.00
Acı Yorgaki son of Corci
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Limnia 4,350.00
Hristofi son of Acı Kiryako
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Limnia 970.00
Haralambo son of Acı Konomo
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Limnia 3,510.00
Yanni son of Kulli
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Limnia 1,300.00
Cirkako son of Hristofi
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Limnia 4,637.50
Hristofi son of Andon
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Limnia 1,270.00
Ristofi son of Luizo
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Limnia 2,150.00
Sava son of Lu'izo
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Limnia 3,294.00
Father Miha'il
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Limnia 525.00
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Land (all types) 195 3,588.00 112,282.50
002   land with vegetation 115 1,686.00 89,297.50
003   non tree crop 90 1,312.00 78,522.50
004   cotton 62 927.00 54,430.00
005   cotton field (pembe tarlasi) 53 851.00 48,235.00
006   abundantly-irrigated cotton fıeld (su basar pembe tarlası) 9 76.00 6,195.00
007   vineyard 2 8.00 230.00
008   vineyard (bağ) 2 8.00 230.00
009   grains 4 322.50 3,512.50
010   grain field (eki̇n tarlasi) 3 320.00 3,450.00
011   fodder field (hasıllık) 1 2.50 62.50
012   Madder fields (Boya tarlaları) 22 54.50 20,350.00
013   madder field (boya tarlasi) 22 54.50 20,350.00
014   fields, gardens and similar 25 374.00 10,775.00
015   garden field (bağçe tarla) 1 2.00 150.00
016   garden (bağçe) 1 4.00 100.00
017   orchard field (bostan tarlasi) 1 12.00 600.00
018   field (tarla) 15 273.00 5,240.00
019   deserted garden (viran bağçe) 1 6.00 180.00
020   building lot (hane yeri) 1 1.00 150.00
021   irrigated field (su basar tarla) 5 76.00 4,355.00
022   other land use 30 57.00 1,410.00
023   threshing floor (harman) 29 30.00 600.00
024   threshing floor (harman yeri) 10 11.00 220.00
025   private field (hassa tarla) 1 27.00 810.00
026   land without vegetation 50 1,845.00 21,575.00
027   barren field (kiraç tarla) 50 1,845.00 21,575.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Tree (all types) 4 34 350.00
002   olive tree (all types) 4 34 350.00
003   olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun 2) 4 34 350.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Building (all types) 76 75 25,510.00
002   house (hane) 69 69 23,680.00
003   other house (diğer hane) 1 1 500.00
004   ruined house (harab hane) 2 2 250.00
005   agricultural buildings 3 3 280.00
006   pen (mandıra) 3 3 280.00
007   building for animals 1 1 100.00
008   stable (ahir) 1 1 100.00
009   auxilliary structures 1 0 350.00
010   running water (ma-yı cari) 1 0 350.00
011   Mills 2 2 1,100.00
012   Watermills 1 1 600.00
013   mill (probably watermill, deduced from value) (değirmen) 1 1 600.00
014   horse mill (at deği̇rmeni̇) 1 1 500.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Animal (all types) 53 1,334 17,639.00
002   sheep (agnam) 21 1,273 10,104.00
003   horse (bargi̇r) 3 3 500.00
004   mare (kisrak) 1 1 150.00
005   cow (inek) 16 33 2,215.00
006   cow with calf (inek ma dana) 13 30 1,990.00
007   mule (katir) 3 4 2,000.00
008   ox (öküz) 10 21 2,820.00
This record was last edited on: May 16, 2021, 11:20 a.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: Limnia. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5512/ on 15/07/2024.
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