[ bey-uh-loo; Turkish bey-oh-loo ]
/ ˈbeɪ əˌlu; Turkish ˌbeɪ oʊˈlu /
a modern section of Istanbul, Turkey, N of the Golden Horn: commercial and residential area.
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Example sentences from the Web for Beyoǧlu
Ismail Adin, another shop owner in Beyoglu, also said sales of alcohol were down, from about 5,000 Lira a day to 2,000 Lira.With New Turkish Liquor Ban, Raki Goes Underground|Thomas Seibert|June 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for Beyoǧlu
/ (ˈbeɪɔːluː) /
a district of Istanbul, north of the Golden Horn: the European quarterFormer name: Pera
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