|LC control no.||n 82089311
|Special note||Valid as a name heading for the period 330-1453.
SUBJECT USAGE: This heading is not valid for use as a subject. Works about this place are entered under Istanbul (Turkey).
Old catalog heading: Istanbul
|Found in||Encycl. Brit., 15th ed. (Constantinople; orig. known as Byzantium; after its conquest in 1453, usage of Istanbul became increasingly predominant until law of 1930 stipulated that Istanbul be only name for city)
Brockhaus (Konstantinopel; after 1453 named by Turks Istanbul)
İsl. ansikl., 1959 (under Istanbul: Kostantiniye; from 10th cent. Sitanbul began to be used; after conquest İslâmbol appeared)
Büyük lûg. ve ansikl., 1971 (under Istanbul: Form close to modern Istanbul used before conquest; in late 14th and early 15th cent. Europ. sources report Konstantinopolis as being called İstimboli by Greeks and İstanbul (Stambul) by Turks)
Iordanoglou, A.K. To Ethnikon Iōakeimeion Parthenagōgeion Kōnstantinoupoleōs, 1882-1988, 1989: p. 19 (Kōnstantinoupolē)
Il circo di Costantinopoli nuova Roma, 2001.
Kotnik, Janko. Slovensko-angleški slovar, 1962: page 753 (Bizanc: Byzantium, Constantinople)
|Geographic area code||a-tu---