Galata Tower, Beyoğlu Neighbourhood, Istanbul. June 2017
Beyoğlu means the following:
oğlu : son of . Pay attention to notice that most Turkish surnames do finish with this expression “oğlu”, to remind us the Family roots.
Theferore, the name meaning is ” a gentleman’s son”.
A good book to discover its history is:
Freely, B- Freely, J , Galata, Pera, Beyoğlu A Biography, Istanbul, 2016, ISBN: 978-975-08-3589-6.