Karasu (disambiguation)

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Karasu is a town in Sakarya Province, northwest Turkey, on the Black Sea coast.

Karasu, Kara-su, Kara su, Qarasu or Gharasu (lit. 'black water/river' in Turkic languages) may also refer to:

Rivers[edit]

The Balkans[edit]

  • A former name of the Struma River (Struma Karasu) in Bulgaria and Thrace, northern Greece
  • A former name of the Mesta River (Mesta Karasu) in Bulgaria and northern Greece, forming the border between Greek Macedonia and Thrace
  • A former name of the Haliacmon (İnce Karasu) in western Macedonia, northern Greece

Central Asia[edit]

  • Gharasu River, a small river in northeast Iran feeding into the southeast corner of the Caspian Sea
  • Kara-Suu River (Aksy), a right tributary of the Naryn River in Kyrgyzstan

Japan[edit]

Turkey[edit]

  • Karasu (Euphrates), the western of the two major sources of the Euphrates in Eastern Anatolia
  • Karasu (Hatay), a tributary of the Orontes River (formerly of Lake Amik) in Hatay Province, southeastern Turkey, bordering Syria
  • A small river in northwest Anatolia, a tributary of the Sakarya River

Other towns and cities[edit]

Azerbaijan[edit]

China[edit]

Kazakhstan[edit]

Kyrgyzstan[edit]

Tajikistan[edit]

Uzbekistan[edit]

  • Karasu or Qorasuv, Andijan Province, adjacent to Kara-Suu, Kyrgyzstan

Fictional characters[edit]

  • Karasu, a YuYu Hakusho character
  • Karasu, a Noein character
  • Karasu, a ninja puppet in Naruto

Other uses[edit]

People with the surname[edit]