Harīrūd

geographical name Ha·rī·rūd \ˈha-rē-ˈrüd\\ˈer-ē-əs, ə-ˈrī-əs\
variants: or

Hari Rud

play \ˈha-rē-ˈrüd\ or ancient

Arius

play \ˈer-ē-əs, ə-ˈrī-əs\

Definition of Harīrūd

  1. river 700 miles (1126 kilometers) long in northwestern Afghanistan, northeastern Iran, and southern Turkmenistan flowing west and north into the Kara Kum Desert


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