Shatt al Arab

geographical name
Shatt al Ar·​ab | \ ˌshat-al-ˈa-rəb How to pronounce Shatt al Arab (audio) \

Definition of Shatt al Arab

river 120 miles (193 kilometers) long in southeastern Iraq formed by the Tigris and the Euphrates rivers and flowing southeast into the Persian Gulf

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