Definitions for Tayk
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One of 15 provinces of Greater Armenia.
Origin: From Տայք.
Tayk, was a historical province of the Greater Armenia, one of its 15 ashkars. Tayk consisted of 8 cantons: ⁕Kogh ⁕Berdats por ⁕Partizats por ⁕Tchakatk ⁕Bokha ⁕Vokaghe ⁕Azordats por ⁕Arsiats por. The Tayk province covered contemporary Turkish districts of Yusufeli in Artvin Province and Oltu, Olur, Tortum and Çamlıkaya to the north of İspir in Erzurum Province. To its southwest is found the ancient region of Sper. After World War I, Armenia and Georgia had contested the region, with particular conflict over Olti. As a result, Turkish rule was firmly reestablished.
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