The Cəhriçay (Russian: Джагричай Dzhagrichay) is a river in the Babek District (Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic) in Azerbaijan. The river is 45 kilometres (28 mi) long and has a basin area of 442 square kilometres (171 sq mi). Its source is in the Daralayaz mountains at an elevation of 2,320 metres (7,610 ft). It is a right tributary of the Naxçıvançay, itself a tributary of the Aras. The water sources of the Cəhriçay are snow, rain and groundwater. The river is mostly used for irrigation. It flows through the village Cəhri.
|Length||45 km (28 mi)|
|Basin size||442 km2 (171 sq mi)|
|Progression||Naxçıvançay→ Aras→ Kura→ Caspian Sea|
- Nakhchivan Encyclopedia (volume 1, page 107)