- a modern section of Istanbul, Turkey, N of the Golden Horn: commercial and residential area.
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Historical Examples of pera
There are maid-servants and men-servants, and more boxes than any house in Pera will hold.
When once we were in the carriage and on our way to Pera, however, he recovered his senses.
I told him that his brother and mother were in Pera, and that he should see them in the morning.
It would be easy to write a book about society in Pera, and it would be a pleasant book.
The life on the Bosphorus is totally different from that in Pera.
- the former name of Beyoğlu