Zeybek warrior from the Izmir region. Some of them engaged in the Ottoman army as irregular soldiers. Photographer: Pascal Sebah, Istanbul, ca. 1880.

Zeybek / Zeibek / Ziebek warrior from the Izmir region. Some of them engaged in the Ottoman army as irregular soldiers. Photographer: Pascal Sebah, Istanbul, ca.

Ottoman Bachi-bouzouks, Ottoman Empire 1875

Ottoman Bachi-bouzouks, Ottoman Empire one could almost say bronze age in terms of clothing

'Başıbozuk’ / Bashibazouks, Irregular Soldiers of the Ottoman Army, 1877. From left to right: Caucasian, Zeybek (Izmir region), Arab.

'Başıbozuk’ / Bashibazouks, Irregular Soldiers of the Ottoman Army, From left to right: Caucasian / Circassian, Zeybek / Zeibek / ziebek (Izmir region), Arab.

Turkish lady and the zeibeck c. 1875, Albumen print, Collection Pierre de Gigord, Paris.

Rubellin, Turkish lady and the zeibeck c. 260 x 200 mm Albumen print Collection Pierre de Gigord, Paris - Online gallery

Alexis Zorbas, Zorba the Greek is a 1964 British-Greek drama film directed by Cypriot Michael Cacoyannis and starring Anthony Quinn as the title character. It is based on the novel Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis. The supporting cast includes Alan Bates, Lila Kedrova, Irene Papas, Giorgos Fountas and Sotiris Moustakas. Music by Mikis Theodorakis

Alexis Zorbas, Zorba the Greek is a 1964 British-Greek drama film directed by Cypriot Michael Cacoyannis and starring Anthony Quinn as the title character. It is based on the novel Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis. The supporting cast includes Alan Bates, Lila Kedrova, Irene Papas, Giorgos Fountas and Sotiris Moustakas. Music by Mikis Theodorakis

Ottoman zeibek (zeybek, ziebek) irregular soldiers.

Portrait of a full armed ‘Efe’ (or: ‘Zeybek’) from the Izmir region. Late-Ottoman era, end of century. The ‘Efe / Zeybek’ were the century people’s militia of the Aegean coastal area, who sometimes turned themselves into professional brigands.

Zeibek costume from the Maeander plain. - LABORDE, Léon Emmanuel - GEZGİNLERİN BAKIŞI - Yerler - Anıtlar – İnsanlar Güneydoğu Avrupa - Doğu Akdeniz Yunanistan - Anadolu - Güney İtalya - 15. yüzyıl - 20. yüzyıl

Zeibek costume from the Maeander plain. - LABORDE, Léon Emmanuel - GEZGİNLERİN BAKIŞI - Yerler - Anıtlar – İnsanlar Güneydoğu Avrupa - Doğu Akdeniz Yunanistan - Anadolu - Güney İtalya - 15. yüzyıl - 20. yüzyıl

Two warrior-type men in their typical costume, inside a coffee-shop. Istanbul, late 19th c. These men, mostly born in families with a martial tradition, could become either highwayman, either bodyguard or ‘başıbozuk’ (irregular soldier in the Ottoman army).

Two warrior-type men in their typical costume, inside a coffee-shop. Istanbul, late 19th c. These men, mostly born in families with a martial tradition, could become either highwayman, either bodyguard or ‘başıbozuk’ (irregular soldier in the Ottoman army).

Και ο χορός που τους εξέφραζε; Ο Ζεϊμπέκικος. Άλλωστε είναι χαρακτηριστική η κίνηση του κεφαλιού από το πάτωμα προς το …θεό!

Και ο χορός που τους εξέφραζε; Ο Ζεϊμπέκικος. Άλλωστε είναι χαρακτηριστική η κίνηση του κεφαλιού από το πάτωμα προς το …θεό!

Η φωνή της ψυχής.. O εσωτερικός θρήνος του άντρα .. Ο μοναχικός χορός που εκφράζει τα συναισθήματα αυτού που τον χορεύει.. ν...

Η φωνή της ψυχής.. O εσωτερικός θρήνος του άντρα .. Ο μοναχικός χορός που εκφράζει τα συναισθήματα αυτού που τον χορεύει.. ν...

The traditional outfit of the ‘Efe’ (or: ‘Zeybek’) from the Izmir region. Late-Ottoman era, end of 19th century. The ‘Efe / Zeybek’ were the 18th-19th century people’s militia of the Aegean coastal area, who sometimes turned themselves into professional brigands.

The traditional outfit of the ‘Efe’ (or: ‘Zeybek’) from the Izmir region. Late-Ottoman era, end of century. The ‘Efe / Zeybek’ were the century people’s militia of the Aegean coastal area, who sometimes turned themselves into professional brigands.

Η φωνή της ψυχής.. O εσωτερικός θρήνος του άντρα .. Ο μοναχικός χορός που εκφράζει τα συναισθήματα αυτού που τον χορεύει.. ν...

Η φωνή της ψυχής.. O εσωτερικός θρήνος του άντρα .. Ο μοναχικός χορός που εκφράζει τα συναισθήματα αυτού που τον χορεύει.. ν...

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