See also: Shatt-al-Arab

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From Arabic شَطّ اَلْعَرَب (šaṭṭ al-ʕarab, literally stream of the Arabs).

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Shatt al-Arab

  1. A river in Southwest Iraq, formed by the confluence of the Euphrates and the Tigris; the southern end of the river constitutes the border between Iraq and Iran down to the mouth of the river as it discharges into the Persian Gulf.

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  1. ^ Shatt al-Arab”, in Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary, Springfield, Mass.: Merriam-Webster, 1996–present.