Ottoman Empire – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


During the 16th and 17th centuries, in particular at the height of its power under the reign of Suleiman the Magnificent, the Ottoman Empire was a multinational, multilingual empire controlling much of Southeast #Europe, Western Asia, the Caucasus, North Africa, and the Horn of #Africa.

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With Constantinople as its capital and control of lands around the Mediterranean basin, the Ottoman Empire was at the centre of interactions between the Eastern and Western worlds for six centuries. Following a long period of military setbacks against European powers, the Ottoman Empire gradually declined into the late nineteenth century. The empire allied with Germany in the early 20th century, with the imperial ambition of recovering its lost territories, joining in World War I.

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  1. towardchange says:

    Ibrāhīm al-Ḥalabī

     
    Islamic jurist

    Written by The Editors of Encyclopædia Britannica

    place in Syrian Islamic culture

    Syria: Ottoman government, 16th–17th centuries

    …and the Christian communities in Aleppo and Lebanon brought forth scholars. Muslim Arab culture of the time produced the theologian ʿAbd al-Ghanī al-Nābulusī, as well as Ibrāhīm al-Ḥalabī, a systematic jurist.

    http://www.britannica.com/biography/Ibrahim-al-Halabi

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