Tigris River

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Noun1.Tigris River - an Asian riverTigris River - an Asian river; a tributary of the Euphrates River
Al-Iraq, Irak, Iraq, Republic of Iraq - a republic in the Middle East in western Asia; the ancient civilization of Mesopotamia was in the area now known as Iraq
Syria, Syrian Arab Republic - an Asian republic in the Middle East at the east end of the Mediterranean; site of some of the world's most ancient centers of civilization
Republic of Turkey, Turkey - a Eurasian republic in Asia Minor and the Balkans; on the collapse of the Ottoman Empire in 1918, the Young Turks, led by Kemal Ataturk, established a republic in 1923
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Throughout medieval times into the Renaissance some cloisters became the perfect mirror of the paradisus claustralis with the fons vitae (fountain of life) in the middle from where the four rivers of paradise (Pison, Gihon, Hiddekel and Euphrates) (10) flow.
Genesis 2:10-14 specifically identifies the four rivers of Eden as being the Euphrates, Hiddekel (Tigris), Pishon, and Gihon.
The name of the third river was Hiddekel passing towards the east of Assyria.