Khokh Range

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Terek River in North Georgia.

The Khokh Range (Georgian: ხოხის ქედი) is a mountain range in the Caucasus Mountains of Georgia. The mountain range runs north of the Greater Caucasus Range, which is pierced by the gorges of the Ardon and the Terek. The Kazbek volcano is located in the Khokh Range.

Etymology[edit]

The word "Khokh" means "mountain" in Ossetian language.[1]

Notes[edit]

Coordinates: 42°42′N 44°22′E / 42.700°N 44.367°E / 42.700; 44.367