Herat

geographical name
He·​rat | \ he-ˈrät How to pronounce Herat (audio) , hə- \
variants: or ancient Aria \ ˈer-​ē-​ə How to pronounce Herat (audio) , ə-​ˈrī-​ə \

Definition of Herat

city in northwestern Afghanistan on the Harīrūd River population 396,000

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“Herat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Herat. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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