Karkheh
or Kerkheh or ancient Choaspes geographical name river flowing from W Iran S & W into marshlands E of the Tigris in SE Iraq

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  • Karkheh — KarkhehVorlage:Infobox Fluss/GKZ fehlt Lage Iran und Irak Flusssystem Schatt al Arab Abfluss über Tigris → Schatt al Arab  …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Karkheh — /kahr kay , khay /, n. a river in SW Iran, flowing SW to marshes along the Tigris River. ab. 350 mi. (565 km) long. * * * …   Universalium

  • Karkheh — Kar•kheh [[t]kɑrˈkeɪ, ˈxeɪ[/t]] n. geg a river in SW Iran, flowing SW to marshes along the Tigris River. ab. 350 mi. (565 km) long …   From formal English to slang

  • Karkheh — /kahr kay , khay /, n. a river in SW Iran, flowing SW to marshes along the Tigris River. ab. 350 mi. (565 km) long …   Useful english dictionary

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