EDIRNE [Odrin, Hadrianopolis, Adrianoupolis, Dninapoly, Ederne] Print

Alternate names: Edirne [Tur], Odrin [Bulg, Slav, Mac], Hadrianopolis [Lat], Adrianoupolis [Gr], Adrianopoli [Gr], Adrinople [Fr, Eng], Adrianople [Rus], Adrianopel [Yid], Drinápoly [Hun], Drinopol [Cz], Jedrene [Serb], Hadrianople, Ederné. 41°40' N, 26°34' E, in NW Turkey, near borders with Greece and Bulgaria. Lived there include


JewishGen Sephardic SIG

The formerly very large and prosperous Jewish community has dwindled to only a few families, who use one grand but aging synagogue.

History of Edirne Jewish Community [December 2014]

Ethnic Cleansing of Jews in Turkey [December 2014]

"Jewish wedding tweeted from Turkey draws anti-Semitism clamor" [June 2016]


YouTube [June 2016]



Last Updated on Friday, 24 June 2016 13:27