Definition of Kura river
1. Noun. A river in western Asia; rises in northeast Turkey and flows to the Caspian Sea.
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Literary usage of Kura river
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1. Siberia and Central Asia by John Wesley Bookwalter (1899)
"XVI The Caucasus—Its locality and extent—The kura river—The Rion River—Area ... Running through its centre eastward, is the kura river, having its source in ..."
2. The Geographical Journal by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain). (1906)
"The next on the kura river, 2500 feet aneroid. Both these are clear mountain streams of cold water. After crossing the Tana, it was noticed that baobab ..."
3. History of the World War by Frank Herbert Simonds (1920)
"... kroi'tsou Kronenberg, kro'iK'n-hSr Kudl, Bl (or Jerusalem^ Kur (or Kura, river), koor- koo'ra Kurisches Had, ..."
4. Mineral Resources of Georgia and Caucasia: Manganese Industry of Georgia by David Ghambashidze (1919)
"... and eastward to the sources of the kura river. The central portion is formed of granite, which crops out near the town of Artvin, and which lower down ..."