Simit is a ring-shaped bread with sesame seeds which is very common in Turkey as well as in Greece, Serbia, Bulgaria and other parts of the Balkans and Middle East such as Lebanon.
- Bulgaria: Gevrek (Геврек)
- Greece: Koulouri (κουλούρι)
- Serbia: Đevrek (Ђеврек)
- Turkey: Simit ("Gevrek" in Izmir)