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Where is the Euphrates?

Western Asia; ORiginating in Turkey and ending in the Persian Gulf.   The Euphrates is a river in Western Asia. It has its origin in  Turkey; it then passes through Syria (MORE)

How did the Euphrates river get its name?

Etymologically, the name "Euphrates" is the Greek form of the original name, Phrat, which means "fertilizing" or "fruitful".   Alternatively, the second half of the word Eu (MORE)

Which countries does Tigris and Euphrates flow?

They both start at Turkey, then Tigris goes straight into Iraq while Euphrates takes a route inside Syria before going in Iraq. They both flows exactly in the middle of Iraq g (MORE)

Why is river Euphrates famous in Islam?

Cuz, The river is the one which has witnessed the Great Battle of Karbala fought Betwwen the Grandson of the Greatest Prophet in the history of Mankind and Yezid.Hazrate Abbas (MORE)

What is dam?

A dam is a big wall to stop water getting through to certain places. It is also used to irrigate water, and some dams, to make hydroelectricity. Hydroelectricity is electricit (MORE)

Disadvantages of the Tigris and Euphrates river?

  One of the disadvantages of the Tigris-Euphrates river was its limited use for transportation. The northern stretches were shallow and rocky. The prevailing wind also bl (MORE)

Is the Euphrates an African River?

Euphrates is the longest and one of the most historically important rivers of Western Asia. Together with the Tigris, it is one of the two defining rivers of Mesopotamia. Orig (MORE)