Name: Disrtict of Avdimou
Transcribed name: Kaza-ı Avdim
Category: district (kaza)
Administrative dependency: Subprovince of Cyprus
Ottoman legal status of population: mixed
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 502,156.48
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
178,514.5 30,423.0 132,391.0 160,828.0
35.5% 6.1% 26.4% 32.0%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
Dependent locations:
Modern name Ottoman name Value Percentage
Disrtict of Avdimou (This record) 75 0.01%
Dora Dora 6,308 1.26%
Pissouri Pissuri 34,566 6.88%
Potamiou Podamyu 13,797 2.75%
Pachna Pahna 58,451 11.64%
Paramali Paramal 25,163 5.01%
Omodos Omodoz 72,690 14.48%
Foini Fini 9,842 1.96%
Gerovasa Yerovasa 3,343 0.67%
Vasa (Koilaniou) Vasa 36,659 7.30%
Platanisteia Paladanisa 15,914 3.17%
Avdimou Avdim 34,215 6.81%
Trooditissa Mon. Tirvavitritsa Manastırı 7,240 1.44%
Agios Thomas Aya Toma 6,467 1.29%
Arsos (Lemesou) Arcoz 55,181 10.99%
Malia Malya 52,173 10.39%
Alektora Alektora 10,392 2.07%
Kissousa Cissusa 17,084 3.40%
Agios Amvrosios (Lemesou) Ayavros 7,408 1.48%
Anogyra Anoyira 35,193 7.01%
Legend: Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
Subprovince of Cyprus:
573.00
20,052.00
2.9%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
20.00
462.00
4.3%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
650.00
24,940.00
2.6%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
656.00
25,232.00
2.6%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
1,396.00
40,177.00
3.5%
Land (area in dönüm)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
11,502.24
580,135.54
2.0%
Land (value in kuruş)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
178,514.48
10,418,410.18
1.7%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
563.00
16,494.00
3.4%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
819.00
24,827.00
3.3%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
2,803.00
198,070.00
1.4%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
568.00
26,834.00
2.1%
Trees (value in kuruş)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
30,423.00
2,428,941.00
1.3%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
132,391.00
5,966,619.50
2.2%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
666.00
16,552.00
4.0%
Animals (number)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
4,873.00
212,455.00
2.3%
Animals (value in kuruş)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
160,828.00
4,485,358.00
3.6%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
502,156.48
23,300,128.68
2.2%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Varlam son of Yorgi
Omodos 0.00
Wife of Varlam son of Yorgi
Omodos 590.00
Estate (çiftlik) of İsmail Ağa
Arsos (Lemesou) 9,490.00
Süleyman
Arsos (Lemesou) 1,590.00
Mehmed son of Osman
Arsos (Lemesou) 100.00
Kara Hüseyin
Arsos (Lemesou) 760.00
Mehmed son of Süleyman
Arsos (Lemesou) 100.00
Mehmed
Arsos (Lemesou) 1,935.00
Gazi Mehmed
Arsos (Lemesou) 190.00
Mehmed
Arsos (Lemesou) 800.00
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 1,390 11,497.99 178,379.48
002   land with vegetation 689 4,089.12 133,614.98
003   tree crops 117 89.75 4,550.00
004   mulberry crops 110 84.75 4,300.00
005   mulberry garden (dutlu bağçe) 38 31.50 1,650.00
006   enclosed lands with mulberry trees (dutlu fırahti) 2 1.25 60.00
007   mulberry garden (dut bağçesi̇) 70 52.00 2,590.00
008   fruit garden (meyveli̇ bağçe) 7 5.00 250.00
009   non tree crops 483 3,285.75 123,068.48
010   vineyard 411 3,240.00 122,265.98
011   young vineyard (fidan bağ) 23 59.00 2,100.00
012   vineyard (bağ yeri) 4 17.00 600.00
013   vineyard (bağ) 384 3,164.00 119,565.98
014   grains 72 45.75 802.50
015   fodder field (hasıllık) 71 45.25 787.50
016   fodder field (hasıllık tarla) 1 0.50 15.00
017   fields, gardens and similar 89 713.62 5,996.50
018   irrigated field (sulu tarla) 25 38.75 1,047.50
019   winter-irrigated garden with water resevoir (kış sulu havuzlu bağçe) 1 0.50 50.00
020   irrigated garden (sulu bağçe) 26 24.87 782.50
021   garden (bağçe) 13 7.75 362.50
022   garden field (bağçe tarlasi) 7 13.00 365.00
023   field (tarla) 4 571.00 2,605.00
024   garden with tank (havuzlu bağçe) 4 3.75 225.00
025   deserted field (hâli tarla) 4 46.00 294.00
026   building lot (hane yeri) 3 2.00 125.00
027   irrigated field (su basar tarla) 2 6.00 140.00
028   other land use 343 272.87 7,837.50
029   threshing floor (harman) 137 113.00 2,735.00
030   enclosed land (fırahti) 179 114.62 3,717.50
031   other enclosed land (diğer fırahti) 1 0.50 15.00
032   pen (mandira) 2 2.00 200.00
033   private field (hassa tarla) 25 43.25 1,185.00
034   land without vegetation 358 7,136.00 36,927.00
035   barren field (kiraç tarla) 358 7,136.00 36,927.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 563 2,803 30,423.00
002   olive trees 358 1,732 24,860.00
003   plateau and mountain olive tree (zeytun-ı ova ve dağ) 1 20 300.00
004   olive sapling (zeytun fidanı) 2 31 465.00
005   olive with big roots (zeytun köklü büyük) 1 8 80.00
006   plateau and mountain olive (ova ve dağ zeytini) 2 19 255.00
007   olive sapling (fidan-ı zeytun 2) 3 21 315.00
008   plateau olive tree sapling (fidan ova zeytini) 2 29 435.00
009   plateau olive (zeytun-ı ova) 10 43 645.00
010   mountain olive tree (dağ zeyti̇ni̇) 70 369 5,135.00
011   olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun 2) 3 22 255.00
012   olive tree (zeytun 2) 5 12 180.00
013   plataeu olive tree (ovada zeytun 2) 3 14 210.00
014   plateau olive tree (ova zeytini 2) 179 954 14,230.00
015   olive trees (zeyti̇n eşcâri) 71 182 2,265.00
016   mountain olive trees (dağ zeyti̇ni̇ eşcâri) 6 11 110.00
017   plateau olive trees (ova zeyti̇ni̇) 42 111 1,490.00
018   mountain olive tree (dağ zeytini) 23 60 665.00
019   garden olive tree (zeytun-ı bağçe) 1 1 15.00
020   olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun) 2 3 30.00
021   mountain olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun daği) 3 4 45.00
022   Total almond trees 34 43 270.00
023   almond trees (eşcar-ı badem 2) 5 10 50.00
024   almond trees (şecer-i badem) 13 13 110.00
025   almond tree (badem) 16 20 110.00
026   almond trees (badem eşcâri) 15 19 105.00
027   walnut treeσ 17 24 240.00
028   walnut trees (şecer-i ceviz) 5 5 50.00
029   walnut trees (eşcar-ı ceviz) 4 9 90.00
030   walnut trees (cevi̇z eşcâri) 8 10 100.00
031   carob trees 154 1,004 5,053.00
032   carob tree (harub 2) 13 57 289.00
033   carob trees (eşcar-ı harub) 135 923 4,623.00
034   carob trees (harub eşcarı) 3 18 91.00
035   carob trees (şecer-i harub) 1 1 5.00
036   carob trees (harub eşcâri) 2 5 45.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 819 568 132,391.00
002   house (hane) 660 294 92,656.00
003   other house (diğer hane) 82 28 7,856.00
004   other house (hane-i diğer) 5 3 470.00
005   other house (di̇ğer hane) 4 3 355.00
006   ruined house (harab hane) 11 5 760.00
007   house in ruins (harabe hane) 4 1 240.00
008   other house in ruins (diğer harabe hane) 1 0 25.00
009   two-storey house (fevkani ve tahtani hane) 1 1 5,500.00
010   houses (haneler) 1 0 200.00
011   old house (köhne hane) 1 0 50.00
012   two-storey house (fevkani hane) 3 1 500.00
013   agricultural buildings 11 11 1,060.00
014   pen (mandıra) 9 9 760.00
015   pen with house (mandıra maa hane) 1 1 100.00
016   fodder field [with] house (hane hasıllık) 1 1 200.00
017   part of building 26 24 14,940.00
018   room 26 24 14,940.00
019   grape must press (şirahâne) 26 24 14,940.00
020   storeroom (mahzen) 1 1 100.00
021   storehouse (anbar) 1 1 100.00
022   tannery (debbağhane) 1 1 250.00
023   tannery with water (debbağhane sulu) 1 1 250.00
024   buildings for animals 81 201 1,005.00
025   beehive (ari kovani) 81 201 1,005.00
026   auxilliary structures 10 10 4,560.00
027   press (mengene) 1 1 150.00
028   fence (firahti) 8 3 170.00
029   fence with running water (sulu firahti) 6 135.00
030   ruined grape must pressing floor (harabe şirahane) 1 0 375.00
031   small must pressing floor (küçükce şırahane) 6 6 4,000.00
032   Mills 29 26 17,820.00
033   olive oil mill (yağ deği̇rmeni̇) 4 3 920.00
034   oil mill (yağ değirmeni) 17 17 3,800.00
035   Watermills 8 6 13,100.00
036   winter watermill (kış su değirmeni) 1 1 2,000.00
037   winter mill (kiş deği̇rmeni̇) 2 1 1,800.00
038   water mill (su deği̇rmeni̇) 4 4 7,300.00
039   winter mill (kış değirmeni) 1 0 2,000.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 666 4,873 160,828.00
002   sheep (agnam) 24 1,079 8,632.00
003   sheep (koyun) 6 55 440.00
004   horse (bargi̇r) 115 148 28,950.00
005   lame horse (topal bargir) 3 3 450.00
006   mare (kisrak) 55 81 16,100.00
007   old mare (koca kısrak) 2 3 500.00
008   colt (tay) 1 2 100.00
009   foal (yavru tay) 1 2 100.00
010   threshing horse (harman bargiri) 3 5 950.00
011   old horse (koca bargir) 2 2 350.00
012   cow (inek) 96 105 9,465.00
013   calf (dana) 3 3 90.00
014   suckling calf (buzaği) 3 3 90.00
015   young bull (tosun) 14 15 700.00
016   young bull (küçük tosun) 1 1 50.00
017   mule (katir) 79 81 40,100.00
018   other lame mule (diğer topal katır) 1 1 400.00
019   old mule (koca katır) 8 8 3,850.00
020   young mule (küçükce katır) 1 1 500.00
021   other old mule (diğer koca katır) 1 1 450.00
022   other mule (diğer katır) 1 1 500.00
023   goat (keçi̇) 83 2,860 22,864.00
024   buffalo (manda) 25 25 2,290.00
025   ox (öküz) 233 249 44,325.00
026   old ox (koca öküz) 1 1 100.00
027   pair of oxen (çift öküz) 96 103 25,725.00
028   ox and cow (öküz ve i̇nek) 6 12 1,690.00
029   goat and sheep (keçi ve koyun) 5 314 2,512.00
030   sheep and goat (ağnam ve keçi) 2 124 992.00
031   sheep and goat (koyun ve keçi̇) 2 130 1,040.00
032   goat and sheep (keçi ağnam) 1 60 480.00
This record was last edited on: Sept. 13, 2021, 8:08 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: Disrtict of Avdimou. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5898/ on 27/06/2022.
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