Database ID G5709
Database UUID: 533bf747-8841-41df-ad2e-767e31ffc256
Name: Melounta
Transcribed name: Malunda
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: District of Mesaoria
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Melounta
Μελούντα
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Malounda
Ottoman legal status of population: muslim (ehl-i islam)
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 9,397.50
Property values in kuruş and percentages by type:
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
1,397.5 1,070.0 3,820.0 3,110.0
14.9% 11.4% 40.7% 33.1%
General statistics
District of Mesaoria:
6.00
2,171.00
0.3%
District of Mesaoria:
0.00
35.00
0.0%
District of Mesaoria:
6.00
2,398.00
0.3%
District of Mesaoria:
6.00
2,402.00
0.2%
District of Mesaoria:
10.00
4,064.00
0.2%
Land (area in dönüm)
District of Mesaoria:
219.00
114,431.13
0.2%
Land (value in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
1,397.50
1,375,343.50
0.1%
District of Mesaoria:
8.00
442.00
1.8%
District of Mesaoria:
8.00
2,382.00
0.3%
District of Mesaoria:
109.00
5,906.00
1.8%
District of Mesaoria:
8.00
3,048.00
0.3%
Trees (value in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
1,070.00
66,731.00
1.6%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
3,820.00
547,867.00
0.7%
District of Mesaoria:
10.00
2,678.00
0.4%
Animals (number)
District of Mesaoria:
278.00
48,509.00
0.6%
Animals (value in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
3,110.00
807,336.00
0.4%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
9,397.50
2,797,277.50
0.3%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Veli 'Ömer son of Hüseyin
muslim (ehl-i islam) Melounta 2,030.00
Abdurrahman son of Hüseyin
muslim (ehl-i islam) Melounta 1,175.00
Tahtacıoğlu Hüseyin
muslim (ehl-i islam) Melounta 250.00
Muhammed son of Ahmed
muslim (ehl-i islam) Melounta 1,680.00
Ahmed son of Hasan
muslim (ehl-i islam) Melounta 895.00
Musa son of Hasan
muslim (ehl-i islam) Melounta 867.50
Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Land (all types) 10 219.00 1,397.50
002   land with vegetation 3 2.00 307.50
003   tree crops 2 1.50 300.00
004   mulberry crops 2 1.50 300.00
005   mulberry garden (dut bağçesi̇) 2 1.50 300.00
006   non tree crop 1 0.50 7.50
007   tobacco 1 0.50 7.50
008   enclosed land with tobacco (tütün firahti) 1 0.50 7.50
009   other land use 1 1.00 10.00
010   threshing floor (harman) 1 1.00 10.00
011   land without vegetation 6 216.00 1,080.00
012   barren field (kiraç tarla) 6 216.00 1,080.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Tree (all types) 8 109 1,070.00
002   olive tree (all types) 5 103 1,030.00
003   mountain olive tree (dağ zeyti̇ni̇) 5 103 1,030.00
004   Almond tree (all types) 2 4 20.00
005   almond trees (eşcar-ı badem 2) 2 4 20.00
006   carob trees 1 2 20.00
007   carob trees (harub eşcarı) 1 2 20.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Building (all types) 8 8 3,820.00
002   house (hane) 6 6 1,120.00
003   Mills 2 2 2,700.00
004   olive oil mill (yağ deği̇rmeni̇) 1 1 200.00
005   Watermills 1 1 2,500.00
006   winter mill (kiş deği̇rmeni̇) 1 1 2,500.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Animal (all types) 8 276 2,835.00
002   sheep (agnam) 3 270 2,160.00
003   cow (inek) 3 4 300.00
004   calf (dana) 2 2 100.00
005   suckling calf (buzaği) 2 2 100.00
006   wild cow (yabani inek) 1 2 200.00
007   ox (öküz) 2 2 375.00
This record was last edited on: May 16, 2021, 12:29 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: Melounta. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5709/ on 17/06/2024.
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