River Jur

The Jur River is a river in western , flowing through the and regions. About 485 kilometres long, it flows north and northeast, joining the Bahr el Ghazal River on the western side of the Sudd wetlands.

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is a lake of . It forms one of the world's largest wetlands, and is home to large numbers of the rare Shoebill. is situated 2 km east of River Jur.

River Jur

8.6685° or 8° 40' 6.5" north
29.3099° or 29° 18' 35.6" east
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394 metres (1293 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: نهر الجور
  • Bulgarian: Джур
  • Cebuano: River Jur
  • Chinese: 朱尔河
  • Chinese: 朱爾河
  • Dutch: Jur River
  • English: Jur River
  • English: Sue River
  • French: Jur
  • German: Souch
  • German: Sue-Jur
  • Italian: Jur
  • Japanese: ジュー川
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Jur
  • Serbian: Džur
  • Serbian: Џур
  • Swahili: Mto Jur
  • Swedish: Jur
  • Swedish: Jur River
  • Welsh: Afon Jur
  • Agod
  • Agur
  • Nahr Aj Jur
  • Nahr al Jūr

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