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A river in Southwest Asia flowing 1,150 miles east-southeast from the Armenian Highland in Turkey through Iraq. It forms the eastern edge of classical Mesopotamia. It unites with the Euphrates River to form the Shatt al-Arab before flowing into the Persian Gulf.
From LatinTigris, from Ancient Greek Î¤Î¯Î³ÏÎ¹Ï‚ (Tigris), an alternative form of Î¤Î¯Î³ÏÎ·Ï‚ (TigrÄ“s).
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