Adi Keyh

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Adi Keyh
ዓዲ ቐይሕ

ʿāddī ḳeyḥ
Town
St. George church
St. George church
Adi Keyhዓዲ ቐይሕ is located in Eritrea
Adi Keyhዓዲ ቐይሕ
Adi Keyh
ዓዲ ቐይሕ
Location in Eritrea
Coordinates: 14°50′N 39°22′E / 14.833°N 39.367°E / 14.833; 39.367
Country Flag of Eritrea.svg Eritrea
Region Debub
District Adi Keyh District
Population
 • Total 25,000
Climate BSk

Adi Keyh (Tigrinya: ዓዲ ቐይሕ, also Addi Qeyh, Addi Keyh "Red Village") is a market town in Eritrea, lying approximatively 110 kilometers southeast of Asmara. It lies almost 2,500 metres above sea level and has a population of around 40,000 people. The ruins of Qohaito and Toconda lie near the town. Eritrea's College of Science and Arts, which cost $17 million to construct, is located in Adi Keih.

Alternative spellings of its name include: Adi Caie, Addi Caieh, Adi Ciah, Adi Keih, Adi Keyih and Adi Kaie.

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Coordinates: 14°50′N 39°22′E / 14.833°N 39.367°E / 14.833; 39.367